Why won't my dishwasher drain?

Answer

There are several things that might cause a dishwasher not to drain. The main reason why it won't drain is because the drain line or air gap might be clogged up. It is also important to check whether the timer, drain valve and the motor are working because they are the main parts of the dishwasher that make draining possible.
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Can be a number of reasons. -Food particles jamming the filter screen on top of pump at bottom of D/W floor, discharge pipe kinked, or something small caught in impeller, or worst
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Your Bosch dishwasher normally has a small amount of water in the base of the tub after the cycle is complete. This prevents the seals from drying out. Verify that the cycle is complete
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In my experience most often it is the timer (the dial you turned) that has "gone bad" Let me explain. As the dial turns through the complete cycle of the wash it pushes
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make sure the drain area in the bottom of the washer is not plugged, then disconnect the drain hose from both ends and make sure you can run water through it. if you can run water
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