Question about Electrolux 23 in. ESL6114 Built-in Dishwasher

1 Answer

The water is not getting hot and the spray blades are not spinning any ideas?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 269 Answers

Hello,
Normally you might think that the heater has failed but this could well be that the main wash (circulation)pump has either burnt out or has something blocking the impellor.This would explain why the spray arms are not turning and without circulation of the water you will not get any proper heat.It would be an exspensive repair if the wash pump has gone.Its also quite a tricky job to remove a blockage.
It would be worth checking if you are still in the 5 year major parts warranty.
Hope I helped in some way.

Posted on May 04, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

The spray arms aren't spinning, any ideas?


The main water pump sounds to be defective, not supplying enough water pressure to turn the spraybars.

Nov 05, 2015 | LG Dishwashers

1 Answer

Water coming in dishes not getting cleaned enough.possibly not coming out of the sprayer and spin blade


Look inside the spin blade and see if there is food or paper inside of the spin blade exit holes blocking it from spraying and spinning. Also if the spin blade is not aligned with nozzle which sprays water into the blade it will not work. I have had both happen several times. Sometimes dishes or pans pushing against the spray nozzle will also miss align the spray jet so the water does not get into the spin blade. I have also had the spin blade be completely worn and would not spin creating the same problem you've had so I had to replace it. Hope this helps.

Oct 04, 2013 | Maytag Dishwasher

1 Answer

After a regular dishwashing cycle, our dishes and glasses are not getting clean. They are left with a white film. We have checked and all holes in the spray arms are open. We have tried a rinse agent,...


Hi


Please check if something is blocked near the top spray arm, also make sure that all holes are open. Use a sharp metal pin to clean the holes on the top spray arm. Make sure the water pressure is not low.

under the screen and you'll need a Torx screwdriver to get to it after you remove the spray arm and screen. Check to see that the path it travels is clear. I have seen these get blocked up by stuff.
Now check if the top arm spins freely and check the bearings for the arm, if they are producing extra friction while the spray arm spins. White film deposits are observed if water is hard or when you are using more detergent than needed, try filling detergent cup half way. Try using white vinegar after the wash cycle is complete, run a complete cycle. Also turn down the heat on the hot water fed to the dishwasher. Try using water softener for better results.
You can also add vinegar in the final rinse cycle. Make sure that your soap dispenser drawer is opening and closing fine.
Hope this helps... Please post back if you need more assistance.


Feb 09, 2011 | KitchenAid KUDR24SE Built-in Dishwasher

1 Answer

How can I tell if my blades actually spin in my dishwasher?


Place them in a known position and start a cycle. When you hear what should be washing action, open the door to see if the positions have changed and if water covers all of the interior. If they don't seem to have moved, you will need to tear down the lower spray unit to the deck noting the position and orientation of each part. There will be at least one screen that is probably plugged with food and hard water deposits--wash any screens in hot water, detergent and white vinegar until clean. Clean any openings in the deck itself that may be clogged with food deposits. Re-assemble in reverse order. Check both spray arms for plugged small spray holes and for split seams. Hope this helps!

Feb 18, 2010 | Dishwashers

2 Answers

My dishwasher is not spraying water and the blade is not spinning. The water just oozes out of the holes in the blade.


The pump is either faulty or blocked, or both... OR the electronics controlling it, has gone kaput... this will have to be looked at.

Jan 30, 2010 | GE Nautilus 24" Built-in Dishwasher

1 Answer

Cold water valve not working


Sounds like either the water valve is bad, or the screen in the valve is clogged. Take the hose (cold) off at the valve and look for the screen to be clogged. If it is not clogged, replace the water inlet valve.

Jan 20, 2010 | Washing Machines

5 Answers

Andis Super 2 Speed AGC Clippers - The blades get very hot !


Buy some Kool Lube (Oster) or Andis Blade Coolant. Both are aerosols. Your 2-speed runs faster, so your blades heat up quicker. Check them often by touching them to your inner wrist, and spray them when they are hot. A bonus is that the sprays also disinfect! (FYI a hot blade can badly burn a pet, so make sure you keep them cool)

Apr 09, 2009 | Andis 29745 Clipper Headliner Hair Trimmer

1 Answer

Kenmore washer series 80, Clothes still soapy


If you are getting no water spray during the rinse cycle that would cause the soapy clothes issue.

Are you getting cold water during the wash/rinse cycles? If you have the machine set to warm/warm you may only be getting hot water while the final spin is calling for cold.

If you have cold water available then the timer is not calling for the water spray. The problem is either in the mixing valve or the timer.

Jan 10, 2009 | Kenmore 23822 Top Load Washer

1 Answer

Blades not spinning


open door while working and check water is coming out of the jets in the spray arms. if so, remove spray arms and clean. fault may be caused by debris in the end jets which being at an angle are used to turn the arms by the water spraying out. this is not related to water temp. only way to check this is to open up at the end of heat cycle and see how hot water is

Apr 24, 2007 | Neff 24 in. S5443X2 Built-in Dishwasher

Not finding what you are looking for?
Electrolux 23 in. ESL6114 Built-in Dishwasher Logo

275 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Electrolux Dishwashers Experts

Mike

Level 3 Expert

4336 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

Gerard Curran

Level 2 Expert

114 Answers

Are you an Electrolux Dishwasher Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...