Having problems with your Hotpoint 24 in. FDW60 Free-standing Dishwasher ?

The tank where the salt goes should that be filled with water, never used a dishwasher before


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Yes it should. Mine is always full of water when I fill it with salt. If there is no water how can the salt dissolve?
No, it will dispense automatically.
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