Having problems with your Indesit 24 in. IDL500 Built-In Dishwasher ?

Indesit idl 535, washing on usual cycle but not heating and dishes not being cleand properly? Disolves tablet and goes through full wash cycle as usual but doesnt wash dishes properly and the dryer isn't working as it normally is hot when you open the door, but it is just cold. water draining as normal too.


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Your problem is very clear, you need to replace the wash tank heating element.
I have the 535 IDL model was working perfect never had problem but just the other day the light flashes everytime i put wash on seems like its not taking any water in have moved it out of position and put it on its side to see if anything loose put it back and hey presto it worked but then same thing again seems like when its put to its side and all water comes out then put on its ok but only for a bit then just goes back to green light flashing and not taking any water in
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