Question about Gaggenau Dishwashers
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Based on your description, "there is a humming sound but there is no water coming into the dishwasher to wash"...the issue is likely with the inlet/water valve. I'm not sure if you are aware of it, but this machine is built by Bosch (B/S/H/).
**To remedy this you will need to check and possibly replace the valve**
This is what to look for..i.e.
As long as your model number is indeed correct, this info below will be accurate.
Original part is # 425458. It usually retails for about $20 - $30USD at places such as "searspartsdirect.com" "repairclinic.com" to name a couple.
**Before attempting to repair the unit please turn off the power and the water supply to the dishwasher...safety first**
If you remove the lower kick plate/toe panel, you will see the inlet valve to your left...
Replacing it or to check for debris in the filter/screen at the inlet is pretty straight forward. Here`s how...
1) undo the water line. ( here you can visually inspect the screen in the valve...if nothing noted, you'll likely need to replace it as follows )
2) Remove the two #20 torx screws fastening it in place.
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Once the new one is in you should be good to go. Let me know if you need any further assistance, otherwise good luck.
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