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Smeg DWF612WH dishwasher has developed a leak. Water comes out of the rectangular hole on the side of the water softner used to mount what looks like a level or pressure switch. A few seconds after the fill valve opens water leaks out, not a lot just a small trickle. After the washer has filled and goes ito its cycle, it does not leak again. Over the past weeks the problem has got progressively worse.


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Dishwasher fills with water, then empties, fills then empties, and repeats this cycle a few times - then decides to work. then part way through cycle - it repeats this frustrating cycle, making the whole washing use loads more water and take much longer


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Dishwasher filling bottom with water when not in use.


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My Bosch dishwasher is off but water continues to over fill base.I'm not using the sink. I've sucked the water out with a wet dry vac three times in the last 2 hours. I've also sucked the water out of the pan underneath the washer. The water is coming from the ''side hole'' not the drain hole.


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Hi, When I turn on my dishwasher, it fills as normal with water but is not pumping into the upper spray arm. the spray arms are not clogged, I have checked them. Anyway, I always rinse the dishes under the tap before placing them in the dishwasher. I have to switch the machine on/off several times then the pump starts at full force.Occasionally it goes through a complete cycle without havig to switch on/off. It's a Siemens Lady model, E-NR SN53300GB/08, FD 7201 058479. The dishwasher is used


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Whirlpool dishwasher ADP 4502 Water fills and stops repeatedly then its drains immediately without washing and then stops Cant use the dishwasher @ all. resetting it doesn't help I am 7 months pregnant, insulin dependent and really my dishwasher


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Water fills dishwasher when not in use - GE Dishwashers


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