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Brand new dishwasher, installed last week. When it is done there is quite a lot of water standing in the bottom of the tub. It has only been run 2 times since installed and both times several inches of water were left standing. Is this something we could check or do I need to have the installer come back, which will probably take a week at least. Oh-KitchenAid #KUDC031VWH


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I have a kitchenaid dishwasher model number kudso2sr and there is standing water in the bottom of the unit after the cycle is complete. The water will not drain. I ran another cycle and the water still remained. Please help


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Leaking dishwasher The dishwasher leaks a stream of water at the base -bottom left corner whenever it goes into the final rinse cycle. It does not leak when it is in the wash mode. This leak just seemed to develop suddenly. There was no build up -ie a small stream of water. I just noticed a big puddle on the floor one day after dishwasher had completed its cycle water leak in the left side ,bottom ,husband states a small drip,drip and we do not know what to do or replace. No water standing


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I have a Kitchenaid Dishwasher about 5 years old. It has completely stopped working no lights power nothing. Water standing in the bottom. We have flipped the breaker but it doesn't seem to be an electrical issue at the breaker.


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In our KitchenAid dishwasher, there is often a puddle of standing water in the bottom of the washer after the cycle has finished. It never seems to drain and I have to "bail" it out. Is there any easy fix for this problem?


Check the drain to make sure its not plugged with food (the most common problem). If the drain is good then check the hose to make sure its not plugged anywhere inbetween the dishwasher and drain under sink. If all those check out, chances are your ... Dishwashers

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After I run the dishwasher, water stands at the bottom and it smells. I have had the dishwasher for five years. The washer seems to be working properly it's just that water stands at the base of the washer. Is it normal for water to always stand there?


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Model No. DU850SWPU3 AND SER. FT 4101406 TYPE 280-0. When cycle is complete and in off position the dishwasher fills with water. I find the bottom of the dishwasher standing full of water when I get ready to fill with next load of dishes. When I remember to turn off the wall switch this does not happen, however once in a while I forget to turn off the wall switch. The next day I find the bottom of the dishwasher full of water again. I then have to go through the cycles manually a couple of tim


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GE GHDA485N 10CS Dishwasher that has standing water in the bottom after the cycle completes. I pulled it out and reconnected power and ran a rinse cycle. I could see that water was pumping out the clear drain pipe but there was still about an inch of standing water in the bottom. Any thoughts as to what part has failed. Does the system use a water level switch or a timed drain cycle to determine when the water has pumped out. If it is a timed cycle could a slow drain cause the problem. Thank you


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I have a brand new whirlpool DU1055XTV5 dishwasher, installed two days ago. After the cycle completes there is about 1/2" clean standing water left in the bottom. It is not just down in the well area, the whole bottom is covered with water. This is after running a normal cycle with no other options such as sanitize or heat dry. I called Lowes, the store that sold/installed it, and they said this is normal in new dishwashers to keep the parts wet. They said as long as the water does reach th


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After cleaning alot of crud out of the bottom, the dishwasher wont drain! I took all the parts out that I could and cleaned them with bleach water, put it all back together and ran a load of dishes.........Now there is orangish water standing in the bottom of the dishwasher!


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My Kenmore Elite dishwasher did not drain the water out of the bottom after the dishes were washed last night. Could I possibly have pushed a wrong button to keep it from draining, or do I have a problem? All the dishes were clean. Should I run it through another wash cycle? I've got water standing in the bottom of my dishwasher.


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When dishwasher drains the water not all the water is drained. Some stays standing at the bottom and starts getting an odor after awhile. This is a replacement dishwasher in a 35 year old house. How important is the air release part in the draining situation? I was told by someone that the newer dishwashers have the air release part which was not hooked up on this dishwasher when installed last year. Are there some other possibilities of things that can be checked. Model Number is DU


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Is it common for Kitchenaid dishwashers to have water pooling inside them? It's almost like the valve for water coming in isn't shutting all the way...in the middle of the day, we'll find water inside the dishwasher...it drips out the front when you open the door...but when you turn it on, it doesn't have any problem draining the system...mysteriously, we find water in the bottom...what's up?


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Hello we are having a problem with our Maytag stand up dishwasher. The water is not pumping out all the way and the water that is pumping out is pumping out slow. There is about an inch of water that is laying in the bottom of the dishwasher.


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The dishwasher seems to work ok, except for excessive water in the bottom. It does pump water out during the wash process, but leaves standing water in the bottom when wash is complete.


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I have a kitchenaid dishwasher model KUDS01FKSS0 which is not running. For the past 2-3 months it occasionally stopped mid cycle with water still at the bottom of dishwasher but eventually resumed working. Now it just doesn't run any more(and there is no water presently in the dishwasher tub). The user interface part (keypad) seems to be working. I can press the keys and the corresponding LED would light up. However after I close the door, nothing happens. There is also no noise what so ever. A


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I stopped using my dishwaser because it left crusted on food particals even tho I rinced them well(so I thought) before loading. It was as if they were just being dried crusty. After a couple month I noticed a bad smell. I looked in the dishwasher to find standing water in the bottom. I ran a little CLR through and it cleared out. But a couple weeks later again there was water in the bottom. It seems as if the water from the sink is draining into the washer. If I run it it runs thru just fine, n


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