Question about Dishwashers
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
Found the problem after stripping down around the main pump area.
The air pipe connected to the pressure switch on the front right hand side is connected to a small plastic box which in turn is connected to the flow pipe that fills the machine,and the box was completely blocked with slug which stopped the pressure switch from operating and so prevented the water input solenoid from opening. Hence no water would come into the machine
Posted on Sep 09, 2008
Couple of things that come to mind here... May be helpful or not - but after all this is free ifo and probably worth what you are paying!!!
1: Have you tried removing power from the appliance?? All these modern appliances use a microprocessor and - like MS WINDOWS - need a kick up the bum now and then - (Well.. with Windows it seems to be every day- hour -minute - or so)
2: Dishwashers are installed with water reduction valves, so there could be a problem with one of there (particularly the hot water side).
3: The water inlet is controlled by soleniod valves (read: electronic valves). If the valves are not opening, no water will enter the appliance, so there could be a problem with the valves.
Posted on Jan 16, 2009
SOURCE: Faulty dishwasher.
several poss faults tap turned on? if so probably the unit needs to have the meter tank and feed piping cleaned out. if this is all clean then it could be either the water valve is faulty or you have a leak into the base and the unit will not fill up when it is in "flood mode". (check this out by tipping machine to the side and see if any water pours from the base).
Posted on Mar 18, 2009
Thanks for using FixYa. If the clean light flashes, pauses, and then repeats. When the dishwasher doesn't sense a water temperature increase, it stops working and locks the functions (clean light flashes, all buttons are non responsive). It does this as a safety in case the element is broken and feeding electrical current into the water.
To resolve this you will have to reset the console. Do this by closing the door and press these buttons in sequence...
-high temp wash
-high temp wash
Please do rate the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.
Posted on Jun 07, 2010
Testimonial: "You solved the problem quickly and easily. Thank you for the great assistance!"
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 02, 2016 | Bosch Dishwashers
Feb 13, 2016 | LG LDF6810ST Stainless Steel Built-in...
Apr 19, 2014 | Whirlpool Dishwashers
Jul 08, 2013 | Thermador 24 in. DWHD64CS Stainless Steel...
Jun 26, 2010 | Whirlpool 24 in. DU920PW Built-In...
Jun 07, 2010 | Asko 24 in. D3350 Dishwasher
Mar 09, 2010 | Smeg 24 in. DWF1 2 Free-standing...
Nov 20, 2008 | LG LDF6810 Built-in Dishwasher
May 21, 2008 | Dishwashers
906 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!