How Does A Dishwasher Work? — Appliance Repair Tips

Dishwasher not draining, wont' start or not cleaning dishes properly? This video provides information on how a dishwasher works and offers troubleshooting tips to assist you in diagnosing and repair.

Here is a list of the most commonly replaced parts associated with each dishwasher symptom:

Dishwasher doesn’t clean: water inlet valve, wash arm assemblies
Dishwasher not draining: drain pump, drain impeller, water pump belt, solenoid
Dishwasher leaking: water inlet valve, wash arm assemblies, door gasket
Dishwasher won’t start: thermal fuse, door switch, door latch, control board
Dishwasher won’t latch: door or latch assembly
Dishwasher overflowing: water inlet valve, float switch

All of the information provided in this dishwasher troubleshooting video is applicable to the following brands: Asko, Bosch, Frigidaire, GE, Kenmore, Kitchenaid, LG, Maytag, Whirlpool.

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