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Dishwasher won't empty

The dishwasher fills with water as part of the cycle but after 20 minutes the Economy and Fast wash lights flash and there is water in the bottom of the machine. I have cleaned the filter and can empty the water through the outlet hose by suction.

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Sounds like the hose is blocked (usually with broken glass, followed by larger food particles) that runs from the dishwasher to the sink. You may need to remove this piece to check. If that isn't the problem, it's probably electrical.

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