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My dishwasher came on fillied up with water then would not do anything else.However it sounds as that it is humming like its trying to run.

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Disnconnect the power to the washer and remove the front-bottom plate. Reach in and try to turn the motor by hand. Often if you turn it by hand a few rounds it will go back to work. If it doesn't go back to work or it locks up agian anytime soon replace the motor. http://www.appliance-repair-it.com/dishwasher-repair.html

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