Having problems with your Bosch 24 in. SHU66C02 / SHU66C06 Built-in Dishwasher ?

Lower spray arm does not spin on my bosch dishwasher model number SHV55M03GB/40. However the top spray arm does spin. I have tried cleaning filters and the actual lower spray arm but found to blockages etc. many help will be greatly appreciated

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S.Africa doesnt have same modles as you, but will try and help. Some washers give the operator a choice to run either the top spray arm or the bottom one independently, and/or both together.
\015\012Almost certainly, there is a valve that is possibly not selecting the correct position to allow the water to exit the top arm. Bosch being a better than average washer would possibly use the valve possitioning actuator.Find the actuator underneath, remove and check. im sure that is where your problem will be.
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\015\012Now that's out of my system I can try to help troubleshoot your problem.
\015\012Bosch dishwashers use a water system called FLOW CONTROL... which utilizes a valving system to control which arm gets water during the cycles.
\015\012Most washers see water at both arms all the time. Yours is controled with a PLC and uses information gathered from onboard sensors to tell the valves to open or close.
\015\012Your Lower sprayarm valve is faulty, or the controller board is bad.
\015\012Since we do not know your mechanical/troubleshooting skillset - all we can do is offer advice and try and help you if you feel this is a problem you would rather attempt to tackle yourself.
\015\012I have searched BOSCH website and could not find your model washer in their documentation. Please double check that it is SHV55M03GB/40 that you posted.
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