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Dishwasher will not fill with water. What could be the problem?
Our problem was the door latch spring. The spring had moved down and wasn't holding the plastic plunger piece that activates the micro switches. It probably had a lot to do with the mrs slamming the door shut. We've had to do that since day one with this dishwasher installed new. Thanks to this site for pointing me in the right direction!
Dishwasher will not fill with water .\015\012\015\012
- Check that the water supply is turned on. The valve may be located under the sink. \015\012
- Check the door latch \015\012
- Test the door switch \015\012
- Inspect the float assembly \015\012
- Inspect the fill tube for kinks \015\012
- Test the float switch \015\012
- Check the inlet valve filter screens \015\012
- Test the water inlet valve \015\012
- Test the drain valve lever arm \015\012
- Check the drain valve
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