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Dishwasher running on a short cycle, not cleaning

\015 \015\012The wash cycle is stopping after 10 mins and the dishes are (obviously) dirty as a result - The tablet is still in it's compartment but a little soggy.\015\012We've tried all sorts of different cycles..\015\012\015\012Any ideas? The troubleshooting in the manual didn't seem to cover this issue\015\012\015\012This is a NEW dishwasher\015

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It is hard to be specific without knowing the model number of your Hotpoint dishwasher and approximately how many years old it is...

If your dishwasher has a mechanical timer knob that you turn to get the dishwasher started, I would suspect that it is failing (not advancing after a certain point.)

Please report back with what you find, OK?
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