Question about Ariston Technologies Dishwashers
Below is an image from Ariston about the dispenser loading. Since I do not have your specific model number this may or may not look the same as yours. The type of detergent is up to you, powder, liquid, gel or tablets. If you use tablets make sure they fit into the door without forcing it closed or this could jam the door. Just be sure the detergent you use is for dishwashers, not hand washing detergent.
There is something you can try to get the dispenser working. Since the dishwasher sounds like it sat a while unused it may have gummed up the latch. The latch is the little trigger that holds the dispenser door closed and releases the dispenser lid. Move this back and forth putting a drop or two of cooking oil on it until it moves free. If this does not fix it, you will need to have the dispenser assembly replaced.
As far as the odor there is a product that works great for this. It is called 'Affresh' they make it for clothes washers and dishwashers, be sure to buy the yellow package as the green package is for clothes washers. There are instructions on the package and it works good and easy.
Let me know if you have questions.
Posted on May 13, 2010
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 02, 2011 | Dishwashers
Nov 20, 2010 | Washing Machines
Mar 03, 2010 | Dishwashers
Sep 01, 2009 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator
Aug 25, 2009 | Ariston Technologies LL65 Built-in...
May 19, 2009 | Bosch 24 in. SHU66C05 Stainless Steel...
Feb 05, 2009 | Ariston Technologies Dishwashers
Oct 13, 2008 | Ariston Technologies L63SNA Stainless...
40 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: