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My hotpoint LFT114 switches on, has all four wash cycles, has water but will not work even when the door is fully engaged. What could the problem be
G.E. motors (G.E. and Hotpoint) have an issue with the impeller seizing. Turn the electricity to the appliance off. Remove the lower front panel(s) to gain access to the motor and its impeller. Take a flat head screw driver and carefully insert it within the motor impeller area and try to turn the impeller clockwise. If stuck or hard to turn, keep trying until it loosens (turns freely). If it turns freely, activate the dishwasher and see if it works for you. If the motor impeller does not turn, contact an appliance service company.
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My hotpoint LFT114 switches on, has all four wash cycles, has water but will not work even when the door is fully engaged. What could the problem be
G.E. motors (G.E. and Hotpoint) have an issue with the impeller seizing. Turn the electricity to the appliance off. Remove the lower front panel(s) to gain access to the motor and its impeller. Take a flat head screw driver and carefully insert it ... Dishwashers
GU1500XTLS3 Periodically won't start. Dishwasher has power because pressing cancel causes dishwasher to start draining (even though there is no water). Door switch works because opening door prevents starting drain cycle. No other button on control panel will work except for the 'air dry' / 'lockout' button. Turning off circuit breaker for 15-30 minutes and then turning circuit breaker back on seems to fix the problems but only for a couple uses and then it stops working again. Need ad
This could be the 'fill switch', which is the level sensor. Could be a plastic tube that exerts air pressure into the tube as it fills, make sure it's clear and open. The dishwasher has a sensor that monitors the door being closed too. Some use a hig ... Dishwashers
I cant get me dishwasher to start i have tested the overflow switch and its fine i have also tested the water inlet valve and its is fine. but it will not fill the dishwasher with water i have even removed the hose to see if there was any blockage in the line come out from the what inlet valve. the button light up on dishwasher and the cycles work a long with the start button, i have left the door open to see if the door senor could possibly bee an issue and it tested good and function correctly
Hi.If there is no voltage to valve, then parts that can be responsible are only and all the following:Overfill switch or overfill device.Door switch.Electronic control Wiring.If the overfill switc ... Dishwashers
It always seems like it never gets enough water to even make the spray arms work. I have even tried to make sure I am not running any hot water in the house. It is about 7 months old and has always acted this way. Could there be something wrong with the installation? My old Sears never had this problem.
Sounds to me as if there is a blockage in the water line supplying the dishwasher or a kink in the water line supplying the unit. Since the water is supplied from the angle stop under the sink there could be blockage at that point. What I would sug ... Dishwashers
Neff dishwasher our dishwasher is six years old and have had no problems till now . there is power to it but when you push the on button the impeller starts up even when the door is open , and it wont go through the cycle , its asif there is no water going in and it is not draining away i have checked and cleaned the filters but nothing, then pulled it out from undre the sink and it started working . i put it back , it went through the cycle then the next day it would'nt work again . do i need a
You have a faulty door switch. It can be replaced and may be available at youre local appliance parts dealer. ... Dishwashers
I have a whirlpool dishwasher type 280-2 and the detergent door will not open automatically anymore. The compartment is thoroughly cleaned and wont even open if its empty so gook or over filling is not the problem. I believe I probably knocked off some part that makes it open at the proper time. If someone could explain how the process works and/or submits a picture of the parts, I could perhaps deduce what is missing. Thank you in advance as this is driving me nuts!
We have a KitchenAid dishwasher (KUDI01FLSS6) which has not been working properly for a long time. We have the dreaded green blinking light mystery. We understand that this could indicate several different problems. We have found that if we run the sink water until it is hot, then start the dishwasher, and then after ten minutes we open then shut the door, it will consistently run the full cycle perfectly. Does this give you any hint of what might be the problem component -sensor, element, the
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Neff dishwasher i have a slimline dishwasher. when turned on and door shut it sounds to be working but no water is getting in to clean . water valve is turned on .any ideas of what could be the problem?
Hi cewins,\015\012\015\012I'm Harvey the Master Plumber.\015\012\015\012Your question is: you have a slimline dishwasher. when turned on and door shut it sounds to be working but no water is getting in to clean . water valve ... Neff Dishwashers
I have a Bosh Logic dishwasher SGS65L12GB/04 The other day it got to 1 min left and would not stop pumping out water and continued even with the door open. After 5 mins playing around it started working again for a further 2 washes. Now when switched on the pump for pumping out the water works continuously. Reset it time seem to count down but does not do anything reset time goes to 0 and beeps but still the pump runs even with the door open. all buttons seem to work fine but no washing and pu
Hi Jonathan,\015\012\015\012Welcome to FixYa.\015\012\015\012Your float may have got stuck or it's possible that you have water leaking into the bottom of the washer. In the bottom of the wash compartment, next to the drain yo ... Bosch Dishwashers
Will not drain water out of dishwasher. Even tried to cancel and drain and nothing works. What could be the problem?
Sounds like the pump underneath is no good or clogged ... Dishwashers
I have a Jenn aire jdb8910aww dishwasher and after every type of treatment and cleanser I still cannot get the powdery residue to go away. The only thing that works is white vinegar, but i have to use it in every cycle. I even have a water filtering system in our home. What could be the problem?. Thanks, Michelle
Hi,The scum, film and white\012residue problems have started since the reduction of\012phosphates in dishwasher detergents.Here is a tip that\012will help you to solve the problem of films, residue, and scu ... Jenn-Air 24 in. JDB8910 Built-in Dishwasher
I have had this dishwasher for almost 4 years. It used to do a great job but last few months it has been doing a really poor job. Leaving food on dishes and also a film on them. I have taken everything apart and cleaned it good. I have tried different detergents, ran several diswasher cleaners in the machine. Even ran vinager in it because thats what i do for my coffee pot when it needs cleaning and it works great. We have very hard water here so I thought that could be the problem. Its frustrat
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Bosch sgs43eo2gb dishwasher. wash programme completes, water drains out, but machine goes on draining, forever, stuck at around 50 minutes on the facia clock. there is no leak on the machine and everything else has been cleaned and operates perfectly. ie,fills correctly,heats correctly and drains fully but won"t stop draining & refill. Cancel programme and reset and it works perfectly until end of wash cycle again, when it continues to drain even with the door open. There is no leak in the machi
Hi\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012Thanks for\015\012using FixYa. Please once again check that the hoses are not kinked or drain pump and filter ... Bosch 24 in. SGS43C12 Classixx Free-Standing Dishwasher
I HAVE A BOSCH SHU5305 DISHWASHER THAT WHEN IT IS TURNED ON IT WILL NOT DRAW WATER FOR THE WASH. IT JUST SITS THERE AND HUMS. HAD A BIT OF WATER FROM THE SINK BACK UP IN THE DISHWASHER AND SPILL OVER ONTO THE FLOOR YESTERDAY. I CLEANED THE DISHWASHER FILTER WHICH WAS COMPLETELY CLOGGED. I THINK THE DISHWASHER WORKED FINE PRIOR TO THIS INCIDENT BUT THIS COULD ALL BE COINCIDENCE. I DON'T KNOW IF I HAVE A PLUMMING PROBLEM OR A WASHER PROBLEM. THE SINK WATER WORKS FINE. I CHECKED THE ON/OFF WATER VA
If the solenoid valve is humming and calling for water, you probably have a plugged screen in the valve, some you can get to and clean, some you have to replace. ... Dishwashers
My ASKO 1805 Dishwasher started to smell weird and white smoke came from it. I turned it off, but after I turned it on again it just keeps pumping water in and out, I can't get in contact with it (None of the indicator lights are working and it is not reacting to any commands) In addition the safety feauture that is supposed to stop all operation the moment the door is opened is no longer working. (i.e. even with the door open it is still pumping water) Does it sound like an expensive repair? (
Hello,\015\012\015\012Welcome to FixYa. Based on your description ( specifically the white smoke and smell ) I would suspect the control board is faulty. \015\012\015\012If the unit does not stop when the door is open can be r ... Asko 24 in. 1805 Built-in Dishwasher
Quit working during wash cycle, about 6 liters of water left in bottom, looks like it quit during rinse cycle. There is power to the door switch and door switch works shutting off power when door is opened. However the control panel does not respond to any push button. I have had a problem in the past with moisture from the door vent getting into the control panel area causing the push buttons to become eratic.
The capacitors in the control panel could be bad or have burnt out. Do check all connnections and if necessary, check the continuity of the power to and from the control panel with an ohm/voltmeter. ... Dishwashers
Maytag Model MDB7160AWW S/N 10337613WQ Symptons: Fills with water OK, shuts off water OK, does not start any cycle, or drain. After a power off/power on reset, problem remains. Flashes CLEAN & LIGHT WASH. My understanding is this is an error condition for low motor current, which makes sense as the motor never starts. I know both door switches are good (I checked them with a DVM) and both engage when the door is closed. Tripping the water float switch opens the valve and water fills the tub
Door catch does not engage when door is closed. The programme still works even though the catch does not engage. I have changed the door catch and the micro switch but the catch remains in the same position
I bought this dishwasher 5 years ago and was kept in the box until last month. I installed it, turned on the water and no water is being pumped into the unit from the water release valve in the dishwasher. I then checked all the cycles and everything works except for the pump. Then I checked to see if any power/volts was going to the pump and there is none. Could it be a wiring problem or could it be the circuit board?? please help. thanks
You will have to check all the connections visually. Since you know how to use a meter, see where the current stops. See if there is current coming from the control board to the pump. the water inlet solenoid valve should "free flow" water into the m ... GE 24 in. Profile PDW7800 Built-in Dishwasher
The dishes are not clean when we run the wash cycle. It looks like the water flow from the top sprayer is NOT working. The door, when we open it, has undesolved soap stuck in globs on the top of the door. The top dishes are not clean and some of the botom dishes are not clean. We've run some clear washes to see if we can find the problem. The water flow looks suspect. Is it in the electronics or in the water mechanics. I called the repair guy who ususally comes out and says buy a new one! The re
Hi, \012I have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife alsocomplained about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried invain to clean the things... Bought new spray arms online and installed them inminutes...now the thing works li ... LG 24 in. LDS 5811 Built-in Dishwasher
My Delonghi Dishwasher keeps turning off. The dishwasher is turned on at the power point. The water is turned on. Okay When I press the POWER botton on the front it wont stay on. I have to keep my finger on the POWER button and then press the START button for washer to work. If I do this it will then pump out any water in the bottom and start to work. ***BUT when you take your finger of the POWER button the washer just turns off and stops working. Do you have any idea what could be the problem p
Yes, the power button is faulty. by pressing the power button forcefully, you are in effect allowing the contacts to close. Replace it. ... Dishwashers
I have a KUDP02FRSS. Two problems: after completing the entire cycle, I open the door to find each time water staying unremoved at the bottom. My other problem is, I need to really push ******* the door to get the machine start working. What are your solutions for these two problems?
Kenmore dishwasher. The upper rack is not getting clean. Even very light residue remains. And, detergent is left in door at end of cycle. The bottom is filling up, so I don't think it's the intake valve. Also, all the blade openings appear clear. I am noticing that hot water is not filling the dishwasher when I first run the cycle. Even if I have hot water running in the sink, the dishwasher fills with cold or warm water. So, I think this is the problem. What should I do? Thank you in advance!
I find it odd that the dishwasher is filling with cold water if the water is hot at the sink. It sounds like the dishwasher is connected to the cold water line rather than the hot. Check under your sink; if you've got standard plumbing, the dishwas ... Dishwashers
The dishwasher won't fill with water. We took the water inlet valve off and cleaned the filter screen. The dishwasher worked about 2 times and started doing the same thing. We then replaced the water inlet valve and again, the dishwasher worked a couple of times and now we're back to it not filling again. What could the problem be?
Check the float assembly, that will trip and stop water from coming in. May have soap or grime holding it up. ... GE 24 in. GLD6260LSS Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher
Leaky Dishwasher I recently moved into a new house that has a brand new Magic Chef dishwasher. We haven't even had a chance to use it, but last night discovered water leaking from the bottom onto the floor. When I opened the door, there was about 3-4 inches of water inside. I baled as much of the (slimey) water out as I could, and that stopped the leak. Now afraid to run the dishwasher for fear that it might leak even worse. E71195 Type 777-0
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