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My dishwasher will not fill, and sounds like it is still trying to empty.

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Most likely you have a bad water valve on the dishwasher,sediment gets in the valve or the solenoid is bad on the valve.also you can disconnect the water line going to the dishwasher and then open the valve under the sink to make sure it's not a problem with the house water but most likely it's the water valve on the dishwasher.next time send the model number and i can look up your machine and give you the part number

Posted on Jan 03, 2011

  • Sal DeAngelo Jan 11, 2011

    also check the flood cone or float,if it's stuck up it will do this

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