If your dishwasher does not drain and it makes your kitchen real mess do not panic. There is no need to buy a new dishwasher or to clean the dirty dishes by hand. Before calling a specialist there are quick checks that you can make yourself.
Here are presented simple tips which will help you how to fix a dishwasher that won’t drain.
Before you start any work, make sure that the dishwasher is switched off at the mains.
- At first you need to check the filter. The filter is situated either in the bottom of the tub, surrounding the base of the lower spray arm, or at the back.Remove and clean the filters as blocked filters will stop your dishwasher draining. After removing and cleaning you can replace the filter. If you use your dishwasher very often, it will be better to clean the filters every week.
- The second step is to check the drain hose. The drain hose which is situated at the back of the dishwasher can be kinked. You need to disconnect the drain hose from the pump and try to blow through the hose to be sure it is clear or not.
- The third step is to check for a valve bracket. The valve bracket is often located at the bottom of the machine. Push on the valve to make sure it moves freely and isn’t frozen.
We hope this tips will help you to fix your dishwasher if it stops draining. If you have no time to fix the dishwasher yourself Sacramento Appliance repairs will come to help you as soon as possible. You just need to call (916)546 1222 or schedule service.
Skillful specialists at Sacramento Appliance repairs have more than 15 years of experience in this field, they are certified and state licensed to perform repairs. The reliable technicians will bring their own tools and kits. After diagnosing the problem technicians will solve it using the modern factory parts.
The main goal of Appliance Repairs Sacramento, CA is too see you happy and make your life comfortable.