Having problems with your Bosch Dishwashers ?

The some dispenser and the rinse aid dispenser seem to be "stuck", soap door doesnt open and dishes appear streaky from no rinse aid. this happened after I cleaned the deposits from under the screen in the bottom of the dishwasher. how do I clean the dispensers?


Answers :

There is a solenoid which pops open the soap lid after the initial rinse.
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\015\012If the solenoid or soap lid latch is faulty, you will need to replace it. In the interim just poar your soap in the bottom of the dishwasher tray before cycle starts.
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\015\012Only use a little amount as per normal. Dishwashing tablets are best as it is a measured amount and has the rinse aid built in.
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\015\012Good luck.
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