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My Asko D3100 pumps, fills with water and then stops, lights

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My adko D3100 pumps, fills with water and then stops, lights out.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  I.can replied 7 years ago.

If you do not have a user manual,
go to this page and follow pages 16-page 17 to clean your filters.
I believe this may be the problem why the machine stops.

The dishwasher’s inner container is made of
stainless steel and is kept clean through
normal use. However, if you have calciferous
(hard) water, lime deposits can form in the
dishwasher. In this case, run a normal wash
program with two tablespoons of citric acid in
the dishwasher detergent compartment.
Coarse filter
The coarse filter collects large food particles
which cannot get past the outflow
pump. Lift out and empty the coarse filter as
necessary. Don’t forget to replace it!
Fine filter
The residue which collects on the fine filter is
automatically rinsed off with each wash. The
fine filter should still be cleaned once or
twice a month.
1. Remove the fine filter by first turning the
filter’s tubular strainer anti-clockwise and
then lifting it straight up with the coarse filter.
2. Clean with a dishwashing brush. Ensure
that the edges are properly sealed when
replacing the fine filter.
Drain pump
The pump can be accessed from the inside
of the machine.
1. Always remove the plug from the wall
socket before you clean the pump.
2. Remove the coarse screen first by
pressing together the two lugs and pulling
the screen upwards.
3. Now loosen the tubular part of the screen
by turning it anticlockwise and removing the
fine screen.
4. Finally remove the small adapter to the
left of the bottom drain.
5. It’s possible, by inserting your finger in
the hole, to turn the pump impeller and
remove any blockage.
6. Refit the adapter and screens.
7. Insert the plug in the wall socket.
Fine filter

If you still cannot start the machine and a
humming noise can be heard, then the
overfilling protection has been activated.
• Shutoff the water
• Remove the plug from the wall socket
• Call Service

Customer: replied 7 years ago.

The filters are clean. this is not the problem. I replaced a broken water outlet hose. When I switched the machine back on it emptied the water as usual. filled with water and then stopped, all the lights on the start button went out as if the machine had finished. I suspect that it is more likely to be a programming or re-setting problem.

Expert:  I.can replied 7 years ago.
It sounds like a bad control board.
There may be something wrong with the board.
A short ed area on it!

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