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Bryan, Home Appliance Technician
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why doesnt my dishwasher drain

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why doesn't my dishwasher drain
Hello, Thank you for using this service, I will be helping you with your problem today,do you have a model number so I can better assist you ?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I don't no where to find the model number


open the door and look on the side wall inside.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.



okay perfect. do you have a volt meter ?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

no I dont

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

no I don't have one but the guy next door has

okay see if he can help you and put the machine on, when it gets to the drain cycle test for 120 volts to the drain pump underneath the machine. Drain Pump W10421247 Main Product View
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

ok long story short, the guy is not home so I drained it by hand, flipped it on its back and there was the problem the hose was kinked . hooked it back up and works great

awesome ! good job ! that would have been one of the next things I would have told you to check but that's great you found it. theres not much besides a bad pump or a stoppage that can cause that, have a great weekend and thanks, Bryan
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