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Neff dishwasher fills then pulses, never starts wash cycle

\015 I have a 10 year old Neff dishwasher (S5443X1GB/17) . It starts filling with water, gets to about full, then just 'pulses' about twice second, pumping out briefly every so often, but never starting the wash cycle. I've checked and cleaned all the water inlet and outlet hoses, the 'manifold' and the float chamber; I also checked that the circulation motor isn't jammed but I don't think it's even attempting to start that motor. Pressing reset, it will pump out OK. What is likely to be the problem?\015

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