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How do I access the mains cable termination on a Bosch SMS 4462 Dishwasher?

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  • Eric Woodward Aug 28, 2008

    The bottom panel on the dishwasher in question is fixed by four screws, two on the panel itself, concealed by white covers and two more screws under the door hidden away. I have now accessed the mains and I am going to replace the cable, as; after a wash (is this important?) when you move the top drawer back in, the circuit breaker blows.

    All that I can assume is that the cable is in someway faulty.

    I cannot see any other wires or cables near the point where the top drawer closes and impacts on the interior casing.

    Thanks very much for your help.

    Eric Woodward

  • Eric Woodward Aug 28, 2008

    Hi Master_Tech, Email is eric dot woodward 47 at Tiscali dot co dot uk.

    I am sure that you can delete the spaces and put the dots in!

    regards,

    Eric


  • Eric Woodward Aug 28, 2008

    I shall replace the mains cable as a matter of course and see if that solves the problem. in the meantime, I shall go and wipe the kitchen floor and get rid of all the water that has leaked!

    Thanks again,

    regards,

    Eric W


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You need to remove the 2 torx screws from the bottom panel you will see the cover or junction box on the front right side once the panel (toe kick) is removed

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  • Gary Davd
    Gary Davd Aug 28, 2008

    Let me see if i can find a manual on your model plz post your email

  • Gary Davd
    Gary Davd Aug 28, 2008

    Sounds like A SHORT YOUR RIGHT

    I HAVE SEEN WERE A MOUSE HAS CHEWED THRU THE CABLE AND CAUSED THE UNIT TO SHORT TO GROUND

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