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My 4 year old dishwasher will not drain. The pump was

Customer Question

my 4 year old dishwasher will not drain. The pump was replaced 1 year ago. The drain buttom will clear machine after two or threee tries.
JA: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of your dishwasher? And have you run a diagnostic test cycle?
Customer: whirlpool wdf510pays6
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: how do I fix my drain problem or is my machine scrap
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Webb-Guy replied 9 months ago.

Hello and welcome to just answer my name is ***** ***** I will be the one to assist you. I am sorry to hear you are having trouble with your drain on your dishwasher. Do you happen to have a multimeter that you can test the pump with?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
The pump works but not well
Expert:  Webb-Guy replied 9 months ago.

When you replaced the pump was it with a new one? Have you inspected to see if maybe there is something clogged in the pump or the drain hoses?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
No please cancel my question
Expert:  Webb-Guy replied 9 months ago.

will do