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Drain The water will not drain. Everything seems to work until it gets to the draining part.

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  • Kevinfitzjar Jun 14, 2008

    The water will not drain. Everything seems to work until it gets to the draining part.

  • BUBBLESANN Jun 14, 2008

    i am having the same problem everything else runs fine but when it's all done the water is staying in the bottom of the dishwasher so i think it's the filter that is clogged so i'm wanting to try and clean it but i don't know how to go about that so help would be great

  • monteath_r Jul 26, 2008

    My Kitchenaide dishwasher is not draining..."Kitchenaide superba" there is a twist top on top of the bottom arms. How do I access filter to try and clean it? The twist top does not want to move so that I can take the arms off to get to the filter??



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Your going to have to get the water out by hand first to see whats going on. Dishwasher drain pumps do not often fail it's more common for bits of broken glass or cups to have got past the filters and jammed the pump. On some machines you can access the impellor on the pump by removing a small plate inside the machine which covers it, on others the only way is to remove the pump from underneath. Bosch machines usually have a twist lock pump which is fairly easy to remove.

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