Having problems with your Kenmore 16602 / 16604 / 16609 Built-in Dishwasher ?

I have a model 665.1664993 dishwasher and the problem is that the water will not drain out it just lays in the bottom of the dishwasher.


Answers :

Ok couple things that you can check pull you unit out and first check the drain line disconnect it from where it goes into your sink and run the drain line into a bucket check where the drain plugs in most of the time it is into the garbage disposal or drain it gets gunked up with stuff at the end of the drain line now if the drain line is closed do this put the drain hose back into the bucket turn on the dishwasher then cancel your setting this will make the drain pump kick on listen to hear if you can hear the drain pump working this is a diagram of the sump and outlet pump is located at number 14 on this diagram http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/part-model/Kenmore-Parts/Dishwasher-Parts/Model-6651664993/0582/0130000/10039805/00004?blt=06&prst=0&shdMod=6651664993 this drain pump is found under your unit hooked onto the sump assembly if you have any further questions message me back also check to assure that the float switch is working properly as well float assembly is noted as part number 32 on this diagram as well http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/part-model/Kenmore-Parts/Dishwasher-Parts/Model-6651664993/0582/0130000/10039805/00003?blt=06&prst=0&shdMod=6651664993 once again any further questions message me back and Thanks again Rick
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