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Dishwasher will not drain.

Dishwasher started but did not go into wash cycle. When it started it sounded louder than normal and did not sound like the water was filtering through and then it just quit. Now the tub is full of water and the dishwasher will not work at all. I checked the circuit breaker and that was fine but when I push any of the buttons nothing works.

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Check first that the drain hose and the drain lines are not blocked.

Once you ensure that the drain lines are clear, this usually means that the drain pump is stuck, clogged or faulty.

Try first unplugging power cord for ten minutes.

If this does not help, the pump is clogged or defective.

The drain pump must be tested by energising it, if the pump is fine, then this is may be a faulty control, replace the control assembly in this case.

Use the number listed on the owner manual if you want to call a technician.

Enter model number on this website to find schematics and replacement parts.

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