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Water will not drain out of the tub all the way and behind the front door bottom in the insulation seems to be wet. and the cycle seems to take a long time to run...thanks Dishwasher Model No. SHU9922UC/U12 goes through cycle properly but fails to drain completely.

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  • webrand Aug 06, 2008

    I have removed the cover of the airgap and do not find any blockage there. Where else am I likely to find the blockage?

  • webrand Aug 11, 2008

    My initial observation may have been incorrect. The problem may be that the dishwasher goes through all its cycles correctly and is dry when I empty it. Then while standing, water collects in the base of the tub. I am checking to see if that observation is correct. If I find that observation to be correct, is the problem that the fill valve does not shut off completely?

    If so, can the fill valve replacement be completed without removing the dishwasher from under the counter?

    Also, what sort of connectors connect the fill valve to the diswasher and to the inlet pipe?


  • webrand Aug 11, 2008

    I have verified that when the dishwasher cycle was completed there was no water in the bottom of the tub -- it was bone dry. I will wait to check the tub tomorrow morning to see if water has accumulated.

  • webrand Aug 11, 2008

    My hypothesis appears to be correct. 2.5 hours after the cycle was complete I observed a low level of water in the bottom of the tub. If the door remains completely closed the I think the float will turn the drain pump on and pump the water out until it reaches a safe level.
    If the door is left ajar when the dishwasher is off, and water collects to a high level but below the level it would leak out, the pump operates for a short time when I close the door and it latches.


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Water does not drain from the dishwasher

  • Check sink drain and drain hose for restrictions
  • Unjam the motor
  • Unjam the pump
  • Check the drain valve
  • Check the drive belt
  • Test the timer motor
  • If you have a brand new dishwasher or garbage disposer, check the knock out plug on the garbage disposer.
hope this may help;

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U need to call a professinol reparier

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You need to determine if the pump is coming on or not. You should be able to hear it. If it is coming on, then you most likely have a blocked drain. This needs to be cleared. The drain line connects (usually) under the sink to the sink drain. The drain line is rubber and could be kinked or restricted before it hooks into the sink drain. If it is blocked in this line, you can remove it from the sink attachment, and clear it or replace it!

If the drain is not coming on, then we need to figure out what is causing that problem.

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    Brian Berndt Aug 11, 2008



    The water inlet valve is accessed by removing the lower kickplate and the sheild that is behind that. Next, remove the water line from the valve, remove the 2 screws holding it and pull it out far enough to disconnect the 2 or 3 wires, then the fill hose.



    Be sure to mark your wires, if you hook it up wrong it might continue to fill and then you will have the same problem!



    Good luck,



    Brian

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Check the values if they are clogged this problem can exists or use this link:

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Something has stuck in the Drainage of your Machine. Call a Professional Serviceman to remove the blockage from your Drainage.

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