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Dishwasher does not fill with water. It hums as if it is trying to work.

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If there is water in your inlet and on switch of program there is water coming into the washer, it is possible that the Hum you are hearing is the inlet valve/pressure pump that is not activating.
It might be getting warm if humming for a while and you can check this out. Remove the unit and checkit out onthe table by applying voltage for the water flow or pumping. Dirt accumulation can make it stuck and if not replace .

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