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Maytag DWU7400BAX dishwasher cycles but no water is being sprayed

\015 First, how can I find a manual for this dishwasher?\015\012\015\012Second, I tried to post this problem twice before but have not seen it appear in the solutions areas, solved or not solved. Hope this gets posted. I had a sink back up that resulted in my dishwasher filling up with water causing the water to flow out the bottom of the door. After unclogging the sink and adding an air gap (recommended by a friend with similar situation), I tried to run the dishwasher. It cycled correctly, even opening the soap door. However, there was no water in the tub and the soap was not disolved. I tried to run a couple of times with the same results. Any suggestions as to what I can try to ''fix'' before I go buy a new one? The best guess of the age of this machine is about 10 yrs, give or take.\015

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There are owners manuals on Maytags website but their pretty much useless. there is a water valve switch underneath your washer that is controlled by a float switch and the timer. With the breaker off you can test the micro switch with an ohms meter to see if it is working correctly and with the power on you can test to see if the water valve is getting voltage. there are parts break downs on Partselect website that are pretty detailed and will help you with the locations of all your parts.
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