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How do I drain my dishwasher?
\015 The sink water backed up and entered the dishwasher. There is a lot of dirty water in the bottom of the dishwasher (just sitting, not from after a wash). I want the dishwasher to pump out the water, or at least find some relatively easy way to get the water out of the dishwasher. IS there a way to program the dishwasher to pump out the water? There is no obvious setting to do so, though I've seen it on other dishwashers.\012\012I don't want to run it through a wash, because I'd like to avoid unloading it and reloading it again, if possible.\015
As far as draining the backed up water you may have to run a short cycle wash to help it. In California homes we have a by-pass vent which runs from the dishwasher drain hose up to a port in the kitchen sink. From there it is attached to the side port of a garbage disposer. In the event of a backwash the by-pass vent is high enough that it can't reach a level that wiould flow back into the dishwasher.
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I have a Bosch Dishwasher, Model SHE46C06UC. No mater what cycle I start it in, it simply activates the drain and continues to run without ever starting. Within the last week prior to the dishwasher not working, I noticed a low hum/vibration emitting from the dishwasher. I've clean out the screen and drain filter, removed the pump cover to check for any debris. I've manually added water and it does drain. Additionally, the drain cycle continues to operate even with the door open.
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When I replaced my garbage disposal I forgot to remove the knockout tab that would have allowed my my bosch SHE58C05UC dishwasher to drain into the disposal. I discovered my error the first time I ran my dishwasher and discovered that none of the water had drained. I then removed the knockput plug and reattached the drain line. My dishwasher now drains correctly but makes a loud sound whenever the pump turns on. Have I ruined my pump or is there something I can do to eliminate the loud noisy pum
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