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Dishwasher I am getting a run around with getting my LG dishwasher fixed properly. We had a tech more than once come in and look at our dishwasher. It has not been fixed and never dried the dishes properly. It is now leaking and going to a "del" level when we attempt to wash the dishes. It is also leaking on our fairly new tiled floor and under our new kitchen cabinet. Your tech stated the dishwasher was not installed properly. The installation dept , Francine stated it is not their problem
Not sure what you mean by a "del" level, but as far a drying issues:\015\012\015\012LG chose to use a very energy efficient drying method which relies on the residual heat of the dishes to help dry them rather than many manufacturer ... LG LDF6810 Built-in Dishwasher
I have this dishwasher and it won't drain - I LOVE this dishwasher. It cleans better than any I've ever had. I can't remember how old it is so don't know if its worth fixing. Nobody seems to like their new dishwashers so I'd almost rather fix my old one that has never let me down...but its black...and all my other appliances are stainless....
Probably the flapper in the pump has broken off and is blocking the pump outlet hose. ... Maytag 24 in. MDB4000 Built-in Dishwasher
Sears Kenmore dishwasher 665-15632000 dishwasher will not turn on. Little green lights never come on. Nothing happens--dead silence. How to fix or manual as to how to fix or how to take out dishwasher--remove front door, etc.
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Dishwasher how do i fix a broken roller. the rollers are fixed to the wall of the dishwasher. how do i get the wheel hub off the wall. the machine is a kenmore elite dishwasher mod# 665-16469300 ser# fp4803075
... Kenmore 24 in. 16462 / 16464 / 16469 Built-in Dishwasher
Bosch dishwasher model shx36l fails to stop pumping. The drain was clogged. I cleared the drain. Dishasher backed up, water overflowed. Clog has been fixed. Dishwasher will not stop trying to pump water out. There is NO water inside dishwasher. I wish to run another load however unit fails to respond. Pump is operating even when front door to doshwasher is open. Turning the power button to OFF is the only remedy to stop drain pump from operating. How to fix?
... Bosch Integra® 500 SHX46A0 Dishwasher
I have an old Bauknecht dishwasher GSF 3160 S that a friend gave us 10 years ago. It was stored for that time, and now if I try to use it, it leaks out through the bottom and floods the kitchen. I would like to know 1) is it worth fixing from the point of view of how energy/water efficient (or inefficient) an old dishwasher is - if you know the specs for this particular machine, and 2) what needs to be changed if it is worthwhile fixing. I don't know what else might not work, because I only pu
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We came home from holidays a few years ago and the dishwasher (Westinghouse 905) just didn't turn on. We've tried it repeatedly since then and are unable to get it to turn on. The power point works for other appliances. Should we replace it or could someone fix it? And is it a plumber or electrician you get to fix dishwashers?
Appliances that sit without use, usually have more problems than just the original problem.\015\012\015\012In your case I would first check the power conection on the dishwasher. located under the machine\015\012\015\012If thi ... Dishwashers
MyMaytag dishwasher is leaving a grey film on the back of my dishes ie the cups are shinny on the inside but very dull on the outside my dishwasher is at least 13years old maybe 15 years is it worth fixing can it be fixed
... Maytag Dishwasher
Bosch Dishwasher My 8 year old Bosch is not draining. It will not go past 1 minute on the rinse cycle, and 13 minutes on the regular cycle. For the past few weeks I have noticed a lot of bubbles in the bottom of the dishwasher after it is done, but it was draining. Now it's full of water and will not go past the 1 minute mark. I need to fix this, I can fix this, I just need some expert advise on how to do this myself. Thanks!
What is the model #?... there are 2 buttons when pushed together it will drain the water out..try the button to the left next to power scrub... and economy...hold the 2 buttons for 3 sec. you will hear you drain pump running.. if you don't hear any ... Bosch 24 in. SHU43 Built-in Dishwasher
Our KitchenAid KUDS011JBS1 dishwasher sometimes leaks water on our kitchen floor. It seems to drip from the bottom edge of the door onto the floor. It's not a huge amount of water, but is enough to be a concern... it leaves a small puddle on the floor. What should I check and how do I fix this? I'm hoping it's an inexpensive and easy fix. Note that we've had this dishwasher for 8 years and have only noticed leaking during the past 6 months.
I have a Viking dishwasher made by Asko. It is less than 6 months old. Today I had a problem with my disposal (water not draining through it and leaking under the sink) and ran the dishwasher, which cleaned/dried the dishes fine. BUT, since the water was not properly draining from the disposal, apparently the dishwasher was not draining properly either. A repairman came to fix the disposal before I knew about the dishwasher issue. Now, the dishwasher won't turn off "draining mode" - button pu
... Viking DFUD042 Built-in Dishwasher
My GE dishwasher's door is stuck shut ~ I'm assuming a broken latch. I was told to fix the latch, the dishwasher has to be taken out from under the counter top (in order to get the door open). My problem is: with the dishwasher door stuck shut, it's impossible to unscrew the dishwasher from the countertop... Any helpful hints? Pleeeeeeeease (all of my silverware is stuck INSIDE the locked dishwasher - LOL!)
Well I'll try to help you get this opened. I don't know how much space you have at the top side edge of the dishwasher. You need a long stiff rod like a metal clothes hanger straightened so it can reach from the side to a little past the dishwasher m ... GE Profile PDW9880NSS Stainless Steel Dishwasher
My 1 yr old GE dishwasher model # GLD4900P00WW lost power during the drying cycle & blew the rest of the circuit. An electrician has fixed the rest of the circuit & rewired the dishwasher to it's own switch in the breaker box. The dishwasher still has no power. Is there a fuse somewhere in the dishwasher that could've blown? If so, how do I locate it?
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I have a Kenmore Elite Dishwasher about 7... Problem with the Kenmore Dishwashers I have a Kenmore Elite Dishwasher about 7 years old. The Model # is 665-16462300. It works beautifully, except that about every 2 months the spray flow intensity ( and the cleanliness of the dishes) drops significantly. The cause is the metal screen located just upstream from the sump is clogged with food particles. I have taken apart the dishwasher several times to remove, clean and replace the screen. This fix wo
Check the inlet hoses; if the catch screens have sediment build up, that will reduce the pressure of the rinse water. Also, look for missing plugs on the rinse arms... ... Kenmore 24 in. 16462 / 16464 / 16469 Built-in Dishwasher
Water not going into dishwasher. We turned off the water temporarily because we first had a leak. Fixed the leak and tried the dishwasher. It would not drain, the garbage disposer was clogged. We put in a new garbage disposer, hooked up the water again to the dishwasher and now the water will not go into dishwasher. Help!
Is the drain attached directly to the side of the disposal? If so, you didnt take the "knock out" out. Where the drain goes for the washing, there is a block in case the house does not have a washing machine. U need to knock this out with a screwd ... Hotpoint 24 in. HDA2000Z Built-in Dishwasher
Dishwasher i need help either installing for troubleshooting my 18' portable frigidare dishwasher. when the dishwasher is turned opn and it starts to fill the water flows out of the bottom of the machine what is the problem and how dod i fix it is it the hoses ? it also hooks up to the sink it isnot a built in dishwasher so is the hose for the draining need to go in the sink or does it hook up somewhere under the sink?
I would put the dishwasher on its back so you can see underneath to check the fill and drain hose to make sure there not damaged in any way to cause it to leak. if it all looks good under there return it upright and remove the front lower kick panel ... Frigidaire 18 in. FDR252RB Built-in Dishwasher
Bad smell This is more of a general question. When I run the dishwasher there is a bad smell as it fills with water. It comes out of the sink/garbage disposal. I have cleaned out the line that comes from the garbage disposal to the drain and that doesn't stop the smell. Is there a line that needs to be cleaned from the dishwasher to the sink or how can I fix this issue? My dishwasher, at the drain, has water standing and it smells. I think it is there from condensation as the dishwasher, unknow
Smell is not the fault of the dishwasher but your waste disposal unit - they stink!it may be awkward, but arrange your drain so that there is a water barrier. better still. install a standpipe for the drain, again with a water barrier ... Bosch SHY56A02 / SHY56A06 Built-in Dishwasher
Dishwasher doesn't dispense detergent it just dumps in bottom of dishwasher. The little door that hold detergent seems to be not working properly. How do you fix this? The dishwasher is a GE Nautilas built in bought in 2001.
... GE Nautilus 24" Built-in Dishwasher
Hello, My built-in Jenn-Air JDB5900AWB dishwasher door has lost it's springs and comes crashing open. I am pretty handy and would like to try to fix this myself, is it possible? I have a great parts store here that the plumbers use (I was the only person there who wasn't a professional that day!). Where can I see instructions to fix this? Thanks, Miss Fix It
Hello, Welcome to FixYa.While I don`t have diagram or illustration I can give some insight because this is actually very common.It is a fairly minor procedure to replace it/them. Slide the entire unit out from the cabinet a co ... Dishwashers
We have a kitchenaid dishwasher, kudi22ot3, installed in 1992. It is not cleaning dishes even thought the tub is getting water, and we've run dishwasher magic through it a couple of times. The dishes will get clean for a few runs, and then will stop getting clean. Is it time for a new dishwasher or can this one be fixed? Thank you.
Hi,There are 6 major reasons that could affect the cleaning.A nice guide you could follow is :-http://www.partselect.com/dishwasher+dishes-not-clean+repair.htmOther than this, you need to check the pump. Make sure ... KitchenAid Dishwashers
Dishwasher We are having a problem with our Whirlpool ADP5540 dishwasher. We have just moved into a new house with this model dishwasher and have tried running it on a number of cycles. It always seems to stop part way through and the start button then flashes three times. Any ideas what the problem is or how to fix it?
If\015\012this is a blinking "clean light", this is a common problem with some\015\012of the Kenmore\015\012and Whirlpool models. I believe the problem is attributed to water supply\015\012temperatures being too low when filling. Apparently, th ... Dishwashers
I have a Whirlpoos Dishwasher DU8000XR-1. The arm on the bottom of the dishwasher is loose and you can lift it up and down. It does not turn with a smooth action. In fact, when the dishwasher is running you can hear this arm clattering. It must be wobbling up and down rather than turning smoothly. Can this be fixed?
Https://secured.whirlpool.com/Service/SrvTechAdm.nsf/2cd44500d572193285256a4 ... Whirlpool Dishwashers
MY Bosch dishwasher is leaving a residue on my dishes that you can feel. There is a mineral build up on the stainless screen in the bottom of the dishwasher and on the filter. What is the problem and how can I fix it. I've been very happy with this dishwasher.
Hi,Check your heating element.. \012A bad heating element causes many problems in dishwashers…Dishwasher Problems The ... Bosch Dishwashers
We live in an apartment and our hot point dishwashers timing is all off and i thought if i could fix it myself, i'd love to do that instead of calling our manager, i will call him, but if its an easy fix i'd like to try it out.. it will just stop in mid cycle, and you have to manually more it a fraction of an inch to get it restarted, then at the end it doesnt fully drain, and the drying takes forever, so if i cant fix it, i'll ask for a new one..
It might need a new mechanical timer (sounds like the timer is sticking) installed and the parts will cost money... so you might want to go the route of the manager. The dial that you turn to set the dishwasher is part of the mechanical timer. Someti ... Dishwashers
My Maytag mdb 7 dishwasher stopped working on the same day that a Plumber came to our house to fix our toilet. He says he didn't turn off the water anywhere in the house, other than the valve beside the toilet. Yet our dishwasher all of a sudden stopped working. Can the 2 problems be connected? Or is it a coincidence or am i stuck replacing my dishwasher?
If he indeed only accessed the toiled shut off valve, then that would not affect the dishwasher.\015\012\015\012Even if dirt/sediment got into the line to the washer somehow, it should be able to be cleared at the inlet valve to the washe ... Maytag MDBH945AWW / MDBH945AWQ / MDBH945AWB Built-in Dishwasher