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I have a baumatic BFD66SL dishwasher starts to fill with water

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I have a baumatic BFD66SL dishwasher starts to fill with water fast flashing light - and beeping appears then it empties
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Michael replied 3 years ago.
Hello,
I am Tech Michael and I will be assisting you today.
Please be patient with us as these are technical questions and some testing may be required.
It may take a bit of back and forth conversation to be sure we have all the information in order to make a proper diagnosis.
How old is your dishwasher?
Also what light is flashing?
Thank you
Tech Michael


Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Hi Michael
The dishwasher is between 1 year old and 18 months. Never been used
The flashing light it's the bottom of four lights its also one of the program lights
In the manual it says it can either flash slow moderate or fast to identify different problems
I've checked water supply and it also empties
Expert:  Michael replied 3 years ago.
Thanks for that information.
This could be the float. Does it just fill and then drain and thats all?
please be specific.
Thank you
Tech Michael
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Yes it seems to just fill and pump out no washing
I did try tipping it on its side in case any water in the tray but couldn't detect and surplus water
Expert:  Michael replied 3 years ago.
Thank s for that.
This sounds like a bad or stuck float.
Please look at the bottom inside to see if you can locate that part.
It stands to reason when these dishwashers sit for a period of time that this can easily happen.
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