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I have a miele model G2470 SCVI under cabinet dishwasher it worked great until i ran out of cascade and starting using a liquid brand (Sun Light Oxi Action) we dont use the system on a regular basis so when i turned the unit on and attempted to use it , it started up filling and then sounded like it was running, the alarm tone came on with all the lights blinking a code F14 was flashing on the left side display.

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SOURCE: Miele Dishwasher Problem

This happened to me and I noticed there was about 4 inches of dirty water that hadn't drained from the dishwasher. I took out all of the water, cleaned the filters and then started the dishwasher again. It worked. Good Luck.

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SOURCE: Kenmore dishwasher Lock On light flashing

holding the button for four seconds will not do it, you have to hold it until the light stops blinking and
will go back to normal, normall takes more than four seconds to unlock the unit, this is something
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Posted on Apr 18, 2009

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SOURCE: miele dishwasher red inlet light flashes

This is most probably a software glitch. I had the same issue a week ago and my dishwasher is only about 2 yrs old and only gets used on average once a fortnight.

At first I did everything as the manual shows in the troubleshooting section. The whole process takes only about 5 to 15 minutes depending on how good of a handyman you are.

When I cleaned all the parts involved (all pretty clean to start with anyway) and connect them all back, sadly the red light wouldn't go.
It looked like I was stuck with the most hated option I had left: call the dreaded technician and be prepared to depart with some hard-earned cash.

Before doing that and out of desperation, I decided to surf the net for clues, blogs, forums, etc... and on one of them I found my answer.
One blogger suggested that "if anything else fails, try the 'reset' step" which means pressing at the same time the On/Off button and the Start/Stop button. That operation put a big smile on my face (and my wife's face too) as the red light magically disappeared.

My suggestion is "first try the reset trick and if that fails try and clean the parts as the manual shows". It'll save you headaches because the reset would do the trick in 90% of cases.

I work in IT and I can understand the fact that a software malfunction would trigger the red light and not reset it.

Good luck.

Posted on Aug 14, 2009

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SOURCE: Drainage Pump Noisy 2270 scvi

The pump is located in the middle of washer, under the lower jet arm.

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SOURCE: where do i buy parts for miele dishwasher 643

Call Miele, in the USA 1-800-999-1360. Follow the prompts to parts. If you're not in the USA call the number for your country - it's in your owners manual.

Posted on Feb 27, 2010

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