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My maytag dishwasher is just two years old. No matter what

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My maytag dishwasher is just two years old. No matter what cycle I set it on, it will start to wash and then stop.All of the lights will go off and some water will be in the bottom. My overfill float moves freely.

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do you have a model # ?

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
model # XXXXX Serial # XXXXX
okay got it, so this doesn't fill all the way to continue washing ? it need to fill about 2" in the bottom is it ?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Yes, After it has stopped. I have restarted the cycle or hit cancel so it will drain out. I have then tried to start a whole new cycle and it does the same thing.
okay so its not filling correctly, thats a common issue, if the water doesn't reach a certain level the dish washer wont continue, you need a new inlet water valve, it doesn't stay open long enough to fill this before the timer advances so the machine stops, you can order this @ its located behind the front access panel under the door.
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