Question about Bosch Dishwashers

1 Answer

Bosch Eexcell Dishwasher not heating. Accessed heating element by removing right hand side panel, there appears to be continuity between left and right hand terminals - where is the thermostat please and how can I test it, thanks

Posted by Anonymous on

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2011

    That is really helpful, thanks. Had a look at module and there are two pins on the board which appear to have no solder although no burning is evident, so will try soldering those.

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Bosch Master
  • 2,605 Answers

Hi, Welcome to FixYa. The hi-limit thermostat and NTC (all in one) are actually directly on top of the heater body, aka instantanious water heater. You'll also see a micro-switch which turns the element on once water begins to circulate, that is the flo-switch. Having said that, the issue is likely the heater relay on the main control board, specifically a burnt solder joint for the heater relay. If you visually inspect the control you'll likely see it right away. Let me know how you make out or if you need any help, good luck. Regards, Macmarkus :)

Posted on Mar 21, 2011

  • Mark MacDonald
    Mark MacDonald Mar 22, 2011

    Hello again Kevin,



    If you're unclear as to how to go about servicing that control, I've attached a link to one of my many posts regarding this specific problem. ( or you can visit my profile and pick any number of Bosch dishwasher enquiries regarding long run times, shows 2H, stops at #1, etc. )



    http://www.fixya.com/support/t8503875-ou...



    Let me know how you make out and good luck.



    Regards,



    Macmarkus :)

×

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Bosch Exxcell dishwasher,


The defect may be in the control, rather than the heating element.

Apr 19, 2018 | Bosch Dryers

1 Answer

I have a Bosch SGS4002au/20 dishwasher and recently just at the end of the cycle when drying, the 20A circuit breaker servicing the power point for the dishwasher trips


Sounds like a faulty heating element or NTC. Remove right hand side panel and look for water leaks near heat box. Try a multi meter on heating element and make sure it’s not shorting.

Dec 28, 2017 | Bosch Dishwashers

1 Answer

How do i replace heating element in dishwasher


It has to be accessed from removing the lower access panel. Before attempting this...TURN OFF THE CIRCUIT BREAKER TO THE UNIT FIRST!!!!!

May 11, 2012 | Tricity Bendix 24 in. DH102 Free-standing...

1 Answer

The bottom spray arm of my bosch dishwasher will not spin. Nothing is blocking it, spins freely if you spin it by hand. We've tried resetting machine via control panel and also by circuit breaker, this...


Hi, I have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife alsocomplained about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried invain to clean the things... Bought new spray arms online and installed them inminutes...now the thing works like new... However I have also found that if theheating element goes bad then that also can mess things up bad... So I wouldbuy new spray arms, and also check out the heating element to make sure it isworking... Here is a tip that will help you with the online buying...
Dishwasher Spray Arms not Spinning

How to Buy Appliance Parts Online

A bad heating element causes many problems in dishwashers...

Dishwasher Problems The Heating Element not Working

Dishwasher Maintenance

heatman101

Asker's Testimonial "explanation very clear. will give it a go and see howsimple it was. thanks Ronnie " - ronnieshomes
//

Oct 26, 2010 | Bosch SHU9925UC Built-in Dishwasher

1 Answer

Error code 01 on bosch dishwasher. what does this mean?


error code 01 means interrupted heating phase or no heat on final rinse if machine is heating on beginning of wash this will be a blocked transfer hose or pressure chamber need to remove left hand side panel to access and base panel to access transfer hose it will be full of food deposits messing up water fill cycles these machines will only heat correctly when wash water is at correct level. the wash perfprmance will suffer till this is done.

May 27, 2010 | Bosch 24 in. SHX99A15UC Stainless Steel...

1 Answer

Where is the float on bosch silver edition?


Hi, This model could well have two systems that will let it fill. One will be on the left hand side as you look at the dishwasher which will require you to remove the side panel. Start with this first as if it is the later version then it will be in the bottom of the dishwasher which will require you to remove the side panels to get to it. The switch in the first method will be a small micro swith and the other will be a large pressure switch located in the bottom. I would think it will be the first method.
Look at it and let me know how you get on.

Feb 27, 2009 | Bosch 24 in. SGS45E02 / SGS45E08 Exxcel...

3 Answers

Bosch SHV 6800 dishwasher, 2HR error


Bosch dishwasher all cycles start at 2H and get hungup on 1 min.

Jul 02, 2008 | Bosch SHU9950 Dishwasher

1 Answer

Heating element


  • Remove the screws on the back of the unit and take off the back two panels.
  • Facing the back, there is a thermostat toward the back-middle-right... it has a brass nut that holds it in place and two wires attached to it. (my wires were pink). Check this first: check the wiring here, and if you have a multimeter, check the continuity between the two terminals. It should be closed (conducting) when cold.
  • You should see the wires for the heating coil on the left side. If you have a multimeter, check the resistance across the left and right  terminals (the middle terminal with green wires is ground). If there is no continuity, the heater is dead. 
  • Finally, the only other cause would be the relay (hidden off in the right-rear corner of the unit) or the control panel.

Jan 29, 2008 | Haier HDP18PA Stainless Steel...

1 Answer

Test bosch heating element


remove the kick plate at bottom of dishwasher, at the left leg there will be a wiring diagram. remove console and test element from there. diagram will show which wires to test

Nov 16, 2007 | Dishwashers

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dishwashers Logo

Related Topics:

474 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Bosch Dishwashers Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Gerry Harvey
Gerry Harvey

Level 3 Expert

1474 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18424 Answers

Are you a Bosch Dishwasher Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...