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The TOP DRAWER is discharging fresh clear water at the end of the wash cycle and beginning of dry cycle at the 28mins period, this appearing to come from the base of the TOP DRAWER.

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  • Barry Henderson Apr 07, 2011

    28mins from the end of the 1.14. cycle, the TOP drawer of our Dishdrawer is leaking water from it's centre base and running out over the bottom drawer and onto the floor.
    Model No:- DD605
    Serial No:- AHM729501
    Product:- 80095-A

  • Barry Henderson Apr 08, 2011

    Thankyou Daniel for the solution to our problem but I still would like to know if we are still under Warranty. We registered our Dishwasher on the 9th April 2008 online but have no evidence as to when it expires.Was it for 1year or have we got an extended warranty? Please advise.

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Hi

Sorry, but I didn't understand your question....please elaborate and post back with the model no for further assistance.

Daniel

Posted on Apr 07, 2011

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    Daniel Scott Apr 07, 2011

    The issue seems to be with the float switch assembly that is bad and should be replaced. Float assembly is found inside the dishwasher's tub, on the bottom. The water that fills your dishwasher lifts the float, and when it reaches a certain level, it acts as a trigger for the float switch. The float triggers the float switch to shut off, thereby shutting off the flow of water into the dishwasher. A defective switch may interfere with your dishwasher's filling and/or draining ability.Use your voltmeter to test the switch. Set the device to the ohms setting x 1. Take each probe and touch them to one switch terminal each. This should produce a reading of either zero or infinity. Continue to touch the probes to the terminals, and press down on the switch's button. The reading should change to the opposite extreme. If your switch fails either of these tests, you should replace it. Hope this helps...please post back for further assistance.
    Daniel

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    Daniel Scott Apr 08, 2011

    Thanks for your reply however, for warranty information you will have to contact the manufacturer.

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