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Indesit DI620UK Dishwasher fault

My indesit dishwasher has stopped heating the water during the wash cycle and at the end when drying.

When I opened the door light 4 was flashing. Can you tell me what this means.

Is there a way to find out if it is the heating element that is faulty or the temperature sensor.

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    Water not heating. Dishes not drying. Light 4 flashing when door opened at end of cycle

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If the dry cycle has a problem, check these:

Heating element
Drying fan
Thermostat
Heating element Your dishwasher has an electrical heating element that helps to dry the dishes. If the element is burned out, the dishes won't dry properly, and you need to replace the element.

Drying fan Many high-priced dishwashers have a small fan that blows air or heated air into the dishwasher to speed up the drying process. If the fan is defective, you need to replace it.

Thermostat Some dishwashers have a thermostat that monitors the drying temperature. If the thermostat is defective, the heating element may not cycle on or off properly. If that's the problem, you need to replace the thermostat

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