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Goes thru cycle but wont drain, check filter ok , water sits in t

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Have you recently installed a garbage disposal?? If so, you probably didn't knock out the plug where the dishwasher hose attaches to drain. I had the same problem with mine. Thought it was going to be an expensive fix and just had to disconnect the hose and punch out the plug with a screwdirver and hammer. After you punch it out though, don't forget to pull it out of the grinder area. ;)

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Check the pump motor for obstructions like: broken glass, paper from labels, food. Also some maytags have a cover screen... check that it is not filled with debris (****)... How old is the unit?

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