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Hotpoint dishwasher will not fill

Makes right noises except for running water sound. have checked water inlet filter and found it clear. water gets through to this point but no further,

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It could be a timer problem bad water valve but the first thing id check is the safety switch that's the switch that the float in the tub sits on and check to see if the float in the tub is hung up

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Kenmore 17621 model--wife says it's making all the right noises,but no water entering.removed bottom panel-no filter visible.obstruction in water supply line is my guess.


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Open the door and look for the water level float in the bottom of the dishwasher.
Make sure there is nothing stuck under the float holding it in the up position.
Wiggle the float up and down to make sure it can move freely and then run the dishwasher again to see if it fills with water.
If the float is not stuck up then chances are you will need to replace the water inlet valve.
If you know how to use a volt meter you could check to see if voltage is at the valve during the fill cycle. If there is voltage to the valve but you are not getting any water then you know the water inlet valve is bad for sure.
I find that 90% of the time I need to replace the water valve on dishwasher that no longer fill with water and the other 10% of the time I find the water float is stuck.

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When the Dishwasher is not filling in, you'll need to check for the water inlet valve, the filter screen and the float switch/assembly. Also check for the float assembly inside the dishwasher. When water is filling your dishwasher, a float rises along with it. As the float reaches a certain threshold level, it shuts off the flow of water, thereby preventing a leak. Sometimes the float can get stuck in the wrong position in your dishwasher, and it can prevent your dishwasher from filling. Sometimes it can happen due to float valve and on other occasions due to float switch. Inspect the water hose coming to the dishwasher for any blockages.
If these are fine then it's due to Water Inlet Valve. Use a multimeter and check for the continuity on inlet valve. If you don't get any value on the multimeter then you'll need to replace the water inlet valve assembly. Hope this helps... Please post back for any further assistance.


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When the Dishwasher is not filling in, you'll need to check for the water inlet valve, the filter screen and the float switch/assembly. Also check for the float assembly inside the dishwasher. When water is filling your dishwasher, a float rises along with it. As the float reaches a certain threshold level, it shuts off the flow of water, thereby preventing a leak. Sometimes the float can get stuck in the wrong position in your dishwasher, and it can prevent your dishwasher from filling. Sometimes it can happen due to float valve and on other occasions due to float switch. Inspect the water hose coming to the dishwasher for any blockages.

If these are fine then it's due to Water Inlet Valve. Use a multimeter and check for the continuity on inlet valve. If you don't get any value on the multimeter hen you'll need to replace the water inlet valve assembly. Hope this helps... Please post back for any further assistance.

Daniel

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Check water inlet. Add water straight into the chamber manually 10 liters or as required,from the front . Close the door and run the machine. If air is trapped it will get cleared! however check free flow of water in the inlet rubber hose.Check the soleinoid valve water inlet for functioning. If the solenoid valve is not opening, then also this water flow problem into the machine will be.

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Remove the hose from the machine and try flushing. see whether you get sufficinet pressure from over-head tank!

Clean the filter with tooth brush or reverse clean. Do no for get to fit rubber washer.

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Condition>>>
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The Water Supply Tap is closed.
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The Inlet Hose is kinked.
The Water Pressure is very low.
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If not then check your filter which should be next to the water wand remove it and then clean it and make sure nothing in in there to block water getting through.

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