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Hotpoint dishwasher BFI620 not drained and won't now work: Moved into a new house and acquired a built in dishwasher. First load was fine - or so I thought. Washed and rinsed ok, but large amount of water left in the bottom of the machine which means it now won't work. I've taken out the filter and it appears to be clear, also checked the hose for any kinks, but now I'm stuck. Any ideas?


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