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\015 We have a lot of sand in our water. The water used to flow into dishwasher at rapid rate, now it just trickles in.I would like to know the location of the sand filter.\015

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THERE SHOULD BE A SCREEN OR FILTER between your water inlet & the solinoid(this is what lets water into your unit)if you have no filter then its safe to say the valve is done(has trash in it)& will need to be replaced.thanx for using fix-ya
There is a sediment filter (screen) in the line inlet on the back of your machine. Turn the water off, disconnect the line and remove the screen. You can usually rinse them out with running water and reinstall. You might want to install a inline filter on your main line inlet. This will prevent sediment from entering anywhere and you will extend the life of your water heater.
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Hot water does not flow in to dishwasher very rapid


THERE SHOULD BE A SCREEN OR FILTER between your water inlet & the solinoid(this is what lets water into your unit)if you have no filter then its safe to say the valve is done(has trash in it)& will need to be replaced.thanx for using fix-ya ... Dishwashers

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