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In Illinois can the dishwasher water discharge into the garbage disposal unit?


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I have a whirlpool dishwasher DU915WKSO: when I turn the dishwasher on, the heating element comes on but no water comes into the unit. I recently replaced the garbage disposal and th dishwasher worked fine for a time or two. Since then I have only been able to get water in it once. Like I said, the heating element works but no water in the dishwasher. Thanks for any help.


... Whirlpool DU1055XTS Built-in Dishwasher

After replacing my garbage disposal, my dishwashr stopped working. I did forget to remove the stop plug from the disposal unit. But even after doing this the unit still does not work. It does turn on but no water drains out. In addition when using the sink it appears that some water may be getting into the dishwasher.


The drain line from the dishwasher MUST be secured HIGHER then the drain port in the disposal.If this is not the issue,the dishwasher drain solenoid is not functioning correctly. ... GE Nautilus 24" Built-in Dishwasher

I own a GE Profile GSD 4330 dishwasher. Recently it has been leaving some water in the bottom of the tub. This water accumulates over time until the entire bottom is filled. I have checked the air vent, garbage disposal unit and the filter in the bottom of the dishwasher (which was filthy). I cleaned the filter and everything else looks okay, but it is still leaving some water in the tub.


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Dishwasher will not fill with water, dishwasher sat unused for some time. it worked fine for 4 times, then it backfilled with water from the garbage disposal unit, and leaked out through the floor. When I start a cycle we hear what it sounds like a pump draining and then going to cycle without water coming in. It's a bum.


... Bosch 24 in. SMU40 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

I have a GE Triton Dishwasher Model #GSD5320D02BB, Serial #FA792902B in muy home which drains into a garbage disposal unit. The water doesn't drain out of the dishwasher after a wash cycle is done. I have checked the drainage line, it is not blocked. My opinion is the drainage pump is not working. Can you adise on this? Plaeas reply at [email protected]


Two things, one of which you probably already have done:(1) if the drain goes first to a vent or siphon breaker before entering teh sewer, make sure the siphon breaker is clear of debris - easy to do, it is usually on top of the sink(2) t ... GE Dishwashers

I have a Whirlpool Dishwasher, I had a problem with the garbage disposal, so it was replaced, I hurt myself at the time and my wife had someone install the Garbage Disposal and now you run the dishwasher and no water is brought in to the dishwasher. It does drain, because I put water in and ran that part of the cycle and drained, it does turn on, it does dry but not bring in water is there something basic the guy forgot to do? Any suggestions, thank you.


He turned the hot water faucet under the sink for the dishwasher ... Whirlpool 24 in. DU1100XTP Built-in Dishwasher

Dishwasher (Model # SHU6806UC), unit is about 8 years old, very light use, less than once a month, and no previous problems. Turned on unit and after about 10 minutes, I found water on floor coming from dishwasher. Turned unit off and turned off water shut-off valve. Removed dishwasher from cabinet. Found mice had chewed a hole in water discharge hose under unit, inspected all hoses, and found another hole chewed in the 13" flex hose in the front of the unit. Also found the float chewed to alm


Hi,\015\012 Check the valve is open where the supply gets its water from the sink supply.There is a garden hose type swivel adapter after the valve, Close the valve tightly and then unscrew that hose coupling and see if the hose is full of w ... Bosch 24 in. SHU6802UC / SHU6806UC Built-in Dishwasher

I have a whirlpool gold model GU1500 diswasher. When the rinse cycle ends the water pumps out into the garbage disposal like it should, but then water backs-up from somewhere into the bottom of the dishwasher. The overfill protection drain seems OK...the water doesn't overflow. It doesn't have a air gap on the sink. The drain hose goes directly from the dishwasher to the inlet on the garbage disposal. It appears to be properly installed per the installation instructions. The washer is about 4 ye


Seems you answered your own question here. You need to make an air gap in the drain hose - take as much slack as possible and make a curve (upside down U) under you sink as high as you can go. Make sure you clip ot to back of the cabinet to stabili ... Whirlpool 24 in. GU1500XTLS Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher

Once my dishwasher completed the cycle there is no water but after two or three days the bottom of the dishwasher fills with the dirty water. what could be the reason? I have garbage disposal and one pipe from the dishwasher connect to garbage disposal.


You must have your dishwasher connected directly to the garbage disposal and not through an air gap. What is happening is when you disposal fills with water it is siphoning through the drain hose back to the dishwasher. If you sink has a spare hole o ... Frigidaire 24 in. FDBB944C Built-in Dishwasher

Water does not completely drain? Garbage disposal is functioning properly and hose from Kitchen Aid dishwasher to Garbage disposal is good. I ran the dishwasher a couple of times start to finish for rinse cycle and approximately 1/2 inch of standing water on the bottom. Any ideas? Please help. Thank you.


\012Hi,\012Here is a tip that I wrote that will help you with your dishwasher not draining problem...Dishwasher Problems - ... KitchenAid 24 in. KUDI01ILBS Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher

I've had my Nautilus for 6 years and it cleans very well - but now, it won't drain fully and pools at the bottom of the unit. I have made sure that my garbage disposal was cleared first, too. and that water was draining properly in the sinks. I will need special tools to unscrew the drain filter in the dishwasher, right, or can I just use a pair of pliers to turn the little knobs? I am always careful to rinse all food off the dishes before putting them in the washer, but I guess I wasn't careful


If your model has the screen across the back with the filter, then yes use your fingers or a plier to unscrew the pop up valve assembly at the very back center of the dishwasher. Most likely, the cone shapped part has deteriorated and is not sealing ... GE Nautilus 24" Built-in Dishwasher

Dishwasher drain is hooked to a food disposer and until recently the unit worked fine. Last week following a cycle a couple of inches of water did not drain out. All food is removed from dishes, silverware, etc. prior to loading and the food trap in the bottom is completely clear. I ran the unit empty through a Lightwash cycle and afterwards the water level (that which didn't drain out) looked to be the same as before. The dishwasher is run 2-3 times weekly whereas the food disposal is


Hi, The I don't think the problem is with the loop and the 32" above the floor.If the dish washer was removed from one house to another, did *********** ever have a dish washer in the house before that he replaced this one with? The reason I am aski ... Dishwashers

Dishwasher overflowed, garbage disposal still works. Ran the dishwasher and noticed food and debris shooting back into sink thru garbage disposal. Water was on floor. Upon completion of full cycle, water remained in the bottom.


Before loading into the machine you have to remove food particles. Washer will wash the greasy surface. If particles are left in the dishes, the same will find entry to the drain system. Check the drain filter in your machine. Clean them. Mostly prob ... GE 24 in. Profile PDW9880JSS Built-in Dishwasher

We had a problem with our garbage disposal and it resulted with water leaking from our dishwasher. The disposal is fixed, I removed the excess water from the dishwasher. I tried to run the dishwasher empty to clean it. It runs but then the E-2 alert shows on the control panel meaning high water level. I read in the book that I may have to have a service person do some sort of a reset. Is this correct?


Contacted the company and they e-mailed instructions to fix problem ... Asko 24 in. 1895 Built-in Dishwasher

I am a licensed plumber who installed a frigidaire fdb1o5rem1 dishwasher for a customer about 2 years ago. It has water to the solenoid valve and the screen is clean. I can see water coming in to the unit on left side through the port hole on the inside of the unit. Dishes do not get clean and it doesnt act like water is being distrubuted inside the dishwasher. Soap never gets washed away from door. Dishwasher makes funny sound in mid cycle like the pump is not running in wash cycle. Discharge p


I can see from what you have described (by the way it is a very clear and precise description which is very helpful), there is a problem in the water circulation system. These dishwashers use an alternating water flow method to split the water circul ... Frigidaire Dishwashers

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

I have an older Bosch dishwasher I just hooked up in my condo. WHen a cycle is done there is no water is located at the bottom of the inside of the dishwasher, yet 2 days later water will drip on the floor (with the dishwasher door closed) and I'll open the dishwasher door and therewill be 2" of water at the bottom. The flexible water discharge hole located in the sink base is located at the top of the base cabinet, and the hose runs completly 100% downward from that hole to the garbage disposa


When you empty you sink, some of the water is going down the drain hose of the dishwasher. take the drain hose up as far as possible in a swan neck ... Dishwashers

Leaking dishwasher There is standing water in the dishwasher when it's not being used. Recently we had a garbage disposal installed and was wondering whether this may cause the water from the sink to settle in the dishwasher. Also, the water rises and leaks on the floor. We have to run a wash cycle to drain and dry out the dishwasher. What do you think the problem is?


It sound like while the assembly of the garbage disposal, you placed the end of the drain line pipe in a lower position than it was before.\015\012Good luck! ... Kenmore 15129 Built-in Dishwasher

My garbage disposal badger 1 was just replaced with the same badger 1 disposal. my dishwasher will not drain water anymore. the old one had a hole where the attachment to the dishwasher hose goes but ther isnt one for the new 1 but the hook up is there. Do i have to drill a hole in the new 1 for the water to drain out


I THINK NO :\015\012 THE DRAN PATH MAYBE BLOCKED\015\012 ALL YOU DO 1ST TO SURE THE PLUMPING IS OK OUT SIDE THE M/C\015\012 THEN IF IS OK BE SURE FILTERS INSIDE M/C AFTER YOU OPEN THE DOOR OF M/C PERIODICLY CLEAN AFTER E ... Dishwashers

Water from dishwasher empties through overflow. Drain pipe to garbage disposal is clear--checked and double checked. But water does not empty into to garbage disposal. What's the problem?


... Maytag MDB9600A Jetclean II Built-in Dishwasher

Our garbage disposal was blocked and the dishwasher had filled with water because of the blockage. Now the disposal is fixed, but the water will not come on in the dishwasher when the cycle is started.


THERE IS A LITTLE FLOAT IN THE BOTTOM OF THE DISHWASHER THAT DETERMINES THE WATER LEVEL. mAKE SURE THAT IS FREE TO MOVE,RESET THE DISHWASHER TO THE BEGINNING AND START ... Viking 24 in. Professional Series VUD141 (Ultra-Premium) Built-in Dishwasher

The ge profile dishwasher model PDW8280J10SS was purchased about 2 yrs ago. It was working fine up until Jan. 2009. It ran fine but the water stopped draining. I read were you should run the garbage disposal prior to running the dishwasher. I drained the water and did this. It worked fine for a while then the problem was back. Once again, Drained all the water, sucked it out with a turkey baister, moved the dishwasher and checked hoses etc. Once again, it worked fine for about 10-14 runs. It now


It is probably clogged at the pump or before. See if you can get outlet hose off the bottom before the pump. ... GE 24 in. Profile PDW8280JSS Built-in Dishwasher

Not draining goes through the cycle but is not draining. I have pulled the filter, cleaned it. Took off the drain hose from the new garbage disposal amd tried to syphin out the water no luck. I have not pulle the dishwasher yet. It just started to do this ands we just had to replace the garbage disposal. Might this have caused the garbage disposal to burn out as well?


Did you remove the plug in your disposal so the dishwasher can drain??? ... Bosch 24 in. SHU43 Built-in Dishwasher
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