Question about Bosch 24 in. SHU53 Built-in Dishwasher

2 Answers

Bosch Dishwasher SHU53152

I have had my dishwasher 13 months. The washing arm on the bottom does not turn. The top arm turns and washes just fine.

Posted by on

  • simisandy May 22, 2008

    My top arm does not move but the bottom draqwer cleans well. I have taken off the arm and cleaned out the blades, holes etc and replaced. Doesn't spin just leaks a little water

×

2 Answers

In some models one can select either the top rotor or bottom. being a new unit possibly you have not seen options given. very seldom a timer related problem.

Posted on Jun 09, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Common problem, bad timer. Press Scrub Wash and Del/Econo at the same time and the cycle will end.

Posted on Apr 17, 2008

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

Why is my Bosch dishwasher not washing on top rack


Maybe the pump isn't working to its full compasity and not pushing water to higher elevation.

Aug 31, 2014 | Bosch Dishwashers

1 Answer

Whirlpool DU1301XTV dishwasher - the top rack started cleaning woefully a few months ago. The bottom seems OK. I checked wash arm action by starting the washer and opening the door several times. The...


Hi, I have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife alsocomplained about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried invain to clean the things... Bought new spray arms online and installed them inminutes...now the thing works like new... However I have also found that if theheating element goes bad then that also can mess things up bad... So I wouldbuy new spray arms, and also check out the heating element to make sure it isworking... Here is a tip that will help you with the online buying...
Dishwasher Spray Arms not Spinning

How to Buy Appliance Parts Online

A bad heating element causes many problems in dishwashers...

Dishwasher Problems The Heating Element not Working

Dishwasher Maintenance

heatman101

Nov 04, 2010 | Whirlpool DU1301XTV Builtin Dishwasher

1 Answer

Top wash arm does not rotate, bottom wash arm is fine


Hi,
When my wife started complaining about her dishwasher not getting the top rackclean this is what I found and I wrote a tip about it...

Dishwasher Spray Arms not Spinning


heatman101

Sep 18, 2010 | Maytag 24 in. MDB8600AW Jetclean II...

1 Answer

7-8 year old KitchenAid washes dishes on bottom, but not on top


Position the spray arms in a certain position. Activate the dishwasher for a few seconds and then examine the position of the spray arms. If the upper spray arm has not moved, then either there is no water coming to the spray arm or the spray arm is clogged.

Apr 14, 2010 | KitchenAid 24 in. KUDI01FLSS Stainless...

1 Answer

No washing action through washing arms even after


Many times the washing arms of the bosch and few other models will clog up with old soap or debris.

Try removing arms and clean out any debris by blowing air through unit and if need be a toothpick or dental tool to remove any solid debris that is stuck. Reattach arms and run through cycle. Hopefully this works otherwise it could very well be the pump.

Sep 07, 2009 | Bosch 24 in. SHY56A05 Stainless Steel...

3 Answers

My Bosch Dishwasher doesn't clean


Check the following to address this issue--


1. No water
Make sure you get water to the dishwasher. Check to see if the water shut-off valve (located under the sink) is open. If you get water to the dishwasher, but there is still no water inside during the fill cycle, the problem might be with a faulty water valve (located at the bottom of the dishwasher, behind the kick panel, on either side), in which case replace the water valve.

2. Not enough water
If there is not enough water, the dishes would not get cleaned. This could be caused by a partially closed water shut-off valve (located under the sink), or a faulty dishwasher water valve (located at the bottom of the dishwasher, behind the kick panel, on either side).

3. Clogged spay arms
There is usually two, sometimes three spray arms in a dishwasher. Make sure there is no debris blocking the holes inside each spray arm.

4. Water temperature is too low
To get the best results, the water has to be at 120 degrees Fahrenheit when entering the dishwasher.

5. Not enough soap
If you only fill one part of the soap cup, try adding soap to both parts.

6. Smoky film on dishes and glasses
This problem occurs due to excessive calcium build up inside the dishwasher. Try cleaning you dishwasher using a dishwasher cleaner.

Jun 02, 2009 | Bosch 24 in. SGS47E02 Exxcel Free-standing...

1 Answer

Top arm doesn't spin


It is important to know that the upscale LG diswashers alternate between washing the top and bottom rack. So it is normal for some arm to not be turning at certain times.
Also, if this dishwasher is set to half load, bottom only, the top arm will never turn.

Oct 16, 2008 | LG LDF8812 Stainless Steel Built-in...

3 Answers

Top arm not spinning


only the top rack isnt getting clean?
there is a little plastic circle in the middle of the bottom of the upper spray arm. turn it counter clock wise to pull the upper spray arm from the upper rack. make sure that isnt clogged and the spray holes are not clogged. otherwise....

the piece that the bottem spray arm plugs into and runs along the back wall of the tank to the top is called a feed tube. pull the bottom spray arm out. now you can see the part of the feed tube that feeds the upper spray arm water. does it pop out freely and easily? if so then you need a new feed tube, if not then its most likely your not achieving the right water level or your impeller connected to your circulation pump(motor) is clogged not supplying enough water pressure to travel up the feed tube to spin the upper spray arm.

Jul 13, 2008 | Bosch 24 in. SHU43 Built-in Dishwasher

1 Answer

Bottom wash arm


there is a blockage but may not be obvious. arm turns only by water spraying out of the angled jets at the end of the arm. take arm off, run water thro the centre hole and this is udually enough to force the debris to the jets. clean out and check

Jul 08, 2007 | Tricity Bendix 18 in. DH090 Free-standing...

1 Answer

Bottom Dishwasher arm not turning


have you seen whether water is pouring out of the bottom supply tube with the lower arm removed? not 100% sure on this model but some units have a half load switch but that should turn off the top one. there may be a blockage in the lower water supply tubeways.

Jun 15, 2007 | Bosch 24 in. SGS43C12 Classixx...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Bosch 24 in. SHU53 Built-in Dishwasher Logo

Related Topics:

135 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Bosch Dishwashers Experts

Gerry Harvey
Gerry Harvey

Level 3 Expert

1456 Answers

prem mathew

Level 3 Expert

662 Answers

bosch5

Level 2 Expert

157 Answers

Are you a Bosch Dishwasher Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...