Having problems with your Bosch Dishwashers ?

Just purchased new bosch (SMU 6805au) dishwasher. Starting cycle and front display panel shows E - 17 after a few minutes into cycle. THe manual is less descriptive on problems than first anticipated. Please help.


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Have you turned the inlet water tap on?
\015\012also check if the inlet water pressure is within the rated range in the manual.
\015\012Some Bosch dishwashers will only work with hot water connection. What is the water temperature required by your model?
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