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FDW60 machine goes into prewash then wash and stops with eco &fast indicators flashing , inside machine is full of water.

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  • Anonymous Jan 12, 2009

    I Have the same problems but i cant get the coathanger down very far - any other ideas

  • rogerverrall Jan 26, 2009

    How far does the coathanger wire need to go down?

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I had a hotpoint engineer try to fix this type of problem.
He insisted that there was something stuck in the bottom of the pump.

Sure enough there was.
1. Unplug your dishwaser at the wall.
2. Remove the grill under the bottom rack.
3. Ensure that the filter is free from food and other obstacles and clean the filter.
4. Before replacing filter etc, get a piece of metal coat hanger wire and care fully insert it down the channel under the filter to free any lodged items. You may also see a small white impleller try to turn this with your finger or the coat hanger wire (this is the info from the engineer!).
5. replace filter and retry a wash.

This routine fixed or machine twice and will hopefully fix yours!

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Posted on Jul 16, 2008

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Coathanger worked for me also!!! Hurray!
Small piece of glass, less than 1cm square lodged in bottom of waste trap.

Thanks!

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Thanks wowser. Worked perfectly! You're a star!

Posted on Aug 28, 2008

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