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Tablet door dosn't open during cycle

My hoover dishwasher is not dissolving the tablet during the wash. it only works about 1 in 5 times. is it a programme problem or can i just oil the catch? the washer deffinstley gets hot during the wash so it can't be that it is not dissolving.

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It sound like a detergent cup issue (the door doesn't open at time) A very simple test for it is to place a tablet on the bottom of the dishwasher for a full cycle and to see what happen to the tablet. In case the tablet will be dissolved : - The detergent cup can become clogged with old dried detergent that prevents it from opening at time. Sometimes just cleaning the cup takes care of the problem. - The detergent cup opened by a bi-metal switch or a wax motor located inside your dishwasher door(behind the detergent cup). If cup's cleaning will not solve the problem, you should replace the bi-metal switch or the wax motor (depend which of them is used in your machine). Good luck !

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