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I have a hotpoint aquarius df23 dishwasher. when i turn it on for a wash there is no water coming into the dishwasher. i have put water in with a bowl and it works as normal until it drains the water out. my washing machine is plumbed in to the same pipework and it is working fine. does the dishawasher have a water pump that may need replacing????

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Most likely you have an air lock in the dishwasher.
1. Refill the salt compartment.
2. Turn of the water supply at the mains.
3. Disconnect the diswashers water hose from the mains supply.
4. Lower the water hose and allow any water in it to drain from it.
5. Reconnect it and turn on your mains supply again.
Good luck.

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Sound like a bad water inlet vavle, also make sure the water on off vavle under the sink is turned on I am saying this not to be funny but if you have had plumbing issues lately the plumber may have not turned the water back on.

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