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When I programme the dishwasher and close the door, it buzzes

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When I programme the dishwasher and close the door, it buzzes into action for approximately 5 seconds and then stops.Any adice please?
Michael Hird
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Michael replied 2 years ago.
Michael :

good morning Michael

Michael :

does any water enter the machine?

Michael :

hello

Customer:

No

Michael :

thank you how old is your dishwasher?

Customer:

Approx 10 years

Michael :

thank you, ***** ***** display lights appear normal ?

Customer:

Yes

Michael :

thanks

Michael :

this is more than likely a failed water inlet valve(solenoid)

Michael :

it is pretty easy to replace

Customer:

Thanks. Will it need a replacement. How expensive a job would that be.

Michael :

I will help there

Customer:

OK

Michael :

the part is less than $100

Customer:

Will I need an engineer or can I do it myself?

Michael :

if you have an appliance tech do this the repair will be about $150.

Michael :

if you have a few basic tools you can do this;-)

Customer:

Maybe cheaper in the long run to replace the appliance?

Michael :

this part is located under the dishwasher

Michael :

well givien the age you can simply replace the appliance

Michael :

but this is really an easy repair

Michael :

I can let you know the best place to get the part if you want to do it?

Michael :

are you in the UK?

Customer:

Yes, in the UK

Michael :

thanks the best place would be Espares: 0844 9777 888

Michael :

once you rate, I will make sure Im here when you have the part

Michael :

also they ship usually the same day;-)

Customer:

What exactly will I need again?

Michael :

the water liet valve, its an electrically operated valve, all you will need is the dishwashers model # ***** you call them

Michael :

I meant Inlet valve sorry

Customer:

Thought so.!!

Michael :

lol;-)

Customer:

I will give them a call and hope that is the problem.Thanks

Michael :

I wouldnt discard this unit

Michael :

its worth the repair

Michael :

I will stick with you until this is fixed, please don’t forget to rate my service to you before you close this page. I will be available to you at no additional cost , you can then get in touch with me anytime by simply replying to this message.


Thank you and have a great day !


Tech Michael


Customer:

Is there any other posibilities or are you confordent that is the proble. Obviously don't want to buy the part and find ity does notsolve the proble.

Michael :

this is almost always the case when this happens on this unit

Michael :

it shuts down because it detects no water entering

Customer:

Ok. Thank you very much. Have a good day. Where are you?

Michael :

Im in the US

Michael :

you are very welcome

Customer:

Thank you again.

Michael :

when you have the part, simply contact me by replying to our messages;-)

Michael :

please rate kindly at this point and have a great day!

Customer:

Will do.

Michael :

:-)

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