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Just come back off holiday and the dishwater will not work..

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just come back off holiday and the dishwater will not work.. .full of water and leaks ,now showing E4 but it was not before. have bailed it out and held on button but no pumping. Drains from sink fine and no kinks in hose. overflowed when turned on yesterday but only just started indicating E4. all filters clean and nothing in the drain visible
JA: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of the appliance? And has it done this before?
Customer: the machine is a prima LPR661
JA: What are all the symptoms of the problem (error codes, flashing lights, etc.)?
Customer: Just started indicating E4 but it didnt before
JA: What happened just before this problem started? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: see paragraph 1
JA: Anything else you want the appliance expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: bailed it out and re run it empty. just overflowed eventually
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Expert:  Kelly replied 3 months ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you!

Expert:  Kelly replied 3 months ago.

The E4 error means that the anti flood device under the wash tub has been activated. The water in the base of the machine (under the wash tub) will need to be dried out to restore operation.