Having problems with your Bosch 24 in. SHU66C02 / SHU66C06 Built-in Dishwasher ?

Lower spray arm does not spin on my bosch dishwasher model number SHV55M03GB/40. However the top spray arm does spin. I have tried cleaning filters and the actual lower spray arm but found to blockages etc. many help will be greatly appreciated


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S.Africa doesnt have same modles as you, but will try and help. Some washers give the operator a choice to run either the top spray arm or the bottom one independently, and/or both together.
\015\012Almost certainly, there is a valve that is possibly not selecting the correct position to allow the water to exit the top arm. Bosch being a better than average washer would possibly use the valve possitioning actuator.Find the actuator underneath, remove and check. im sure that is where your problem will be.
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\015\012Now that's out of my system I can try to help troubleshoot your problem.
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\015\012Bosch dishwashers use a water system called FLOW CONTROL... which utilizes a valving system to control which arm gets water during the cycles.
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\015\012Most washers see water at both arms all the time. Yours is controled with a PLC and uses information gathered from onboard sensors to tell the valves to open or close.
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\015\012Your Lower sprayarm valve is faulty, or the controller board is bad.
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\015\012Since we do not know your mechanical/troubleshooting skillset - all we can do is offer advice and try and help you if you feel this is a problem you would rather attempt to tackle yourself.
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\015\012I have searched BOSCH website and could not find your model washer in their documentation. Please double check that it is SHV55M03GB/40 that you posted.
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