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TH8-4040860 not draining


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Hello Mary - Have you recently cleaned the filter? Most\012dishwashers have a glass trap located in the center of the filter designed to\012collect pieces of broken glass, straws, pits, etc. You should simply be able to\012grasp handle, lift out, empty and place it back. Is there standing water in sump? If yes, then\012more than likely the control or drain pump assembly would need replacing. However,\012if the dishwasher is making a grinding noise then more than likely the issue\012may lie with a faulty drain motor. If this problem persists, you can locate a\012certified technician directly through the manufacturer website or in your local\012directory to determine what may be causing the issue at hand.
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TH8-4040860 not draining


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