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Intake/drain light engages in initial cycle - I have to manually bailout the water and restart - repeats 8-10 times until it works (rarely) - drain is same as sink and is not clogged. Mfg said soap type may cause this - so changed soap type use 1/2 dispenser - same problem

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Hello there:
Your problem is caused by the extraction pump is either clogged or is not working at all this is the pump that pumps out the water to the drain system.
Also there is a drain solonoid valve that operates along with this pump and if the solonoid valve is not working these valves will fail in the closed position thus not allowing any water to pass thru.
So you have a couple of things that you can look at ok
and it never hurts to ensure that all of the filters are clean and that all of the hoses are clean and are not clogged or kinked ok?
I really hope that this has been very helpfull for you>
Best regards Michael

Posted on Nov 12, 2009

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