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I have a BOSCH 8280 dishwasher which at the end of its cycle still has soapy water in the bottom of the machine. The dishes, and especially the cutlery, are left smeared and looking unfinished. I lifted out and cleaned the filter in the floor of the machine but the water still doesn't drain away. Are there any other filters etc which may be causing the problem? Any ideas. Thanks.

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There is a float, which controls water level, that caused this draining problem.

Lift out the main filter assembly in the floor of the dishwasher.
You can now see a small cover, positioned at the front right of the area normally covered by the filter assembly.
Click this small cover off. You should now be able to push the small float out (upwards) with your finger.
Clean the float, removing any scale or other gunge which is on it,
Refit (reverse of the remove instructions) and all should now be functioning correctly.

Posted on May 03, 2008

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