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Hi our dishwasher a Bosch shu3036ucempties the water at the start of the cycle and homs but does not fill for a wash cycle checked water is on but donot know where to go from there,

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Hello,

Welcome to FixYa.

Based on your description, "empties the water at the start of the cycle and homs but does not fill for a wash cycle checked water is on but do not know where to go from there "... the issue is likely with the inlet/water valve.

**To remedy this you will need to replace the valve, not surprising for Bosch unfortunately. First you can check it though if you have an ohm-meter or multi-meter by measuring across the two terminals on the coil. ( removing at least one of the wires first though ) It should simply have continuity, if it reads infinite, you need a new valve.**

This is what to look for..i.e.

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As long as your model number is indeed SHU3036 series, this info below will be accurate.

I say not surprising because this part has been an issue for the B/S/H/ built machines in the past and as a result the original part number 189553 now substitutes to 425458. It usually retails for about $20 - $30USD at places such as "searspartsdirect.com" "repairclinic.com" to name a couple.

**Before attempting to repair the unit please turn off the power and the water supply to the dishwasher...safety first**


If you remove the lower kick plate/toe panel, you will see the inlet valve to your left...


i.e.

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Replacing it is pretty straight forward. Here`s how...

1) undo the water line.

2) the two #20 torx screws fastenHi our dishwasher a Bosch shu3036ucempties the - 156e176.jpglace.

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3) the feed tube to tHi our dishwasher a Bosch shu3036ucempties the - 5937279.jpgat the back of the valve and swap it with the new onHi our dishwasher a Bosch shu3036ucempties the - dd52c6a.jpgbr />
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and

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Once the new one is in you should be good to go.

Let me know if you need any further assistance, otherwise good luck.

Thanks for visiting FixYa.

Regards,

Macmarkus :)

Posted on Oct 08, 2010

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