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KevinWhiteJA, Home Appliance Technician
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My SMEg dishwasher stops mid cycle beeps and all lights re

Customer Question

My SMEg dishwasher stops mid cycle beeps and all lights re cycle selection light up when I turn it off it goes back to showing rinse cycle
JA: Do you know the model of your Smeg dishwasher? How old is it?
Customer: model DF410sdx probably about 6 years?
JA: How long has this been going on with your Smeg dishwasher? What have you tried so far?
Customer: two days just restarted and selected different cycle it seems to stop at the hot stage?
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: not sure what else just seems to rinse and the tablet drawer opens but hasn’t dissolved completely
Submitted: 11 days ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 11 days ago.


Welcome to Justanswer … my name is Kevin and I will help you today!

When it stops and you open it, is it hot inside ?


Please IGNORE the PHONE CALL request.

That is auto generated and not sent by me.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Are you still there?
Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 11 days ago.

Yes, please give me few minutes.

Checking its schematics

Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 11 days ago.

So it starts, fills with water and sprays water then stops when heater kicks in ?

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Hello I can’t find any further reply??
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Oops yes that sounds right
Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 11 days ago.

OK, the heater element is faulty and will need replacement.

You can CLICK HERE to buy the element for £64 + repair charges.

If you are willing to replace it yourself, please check this VIDEO to get an idea on how its done.


If you have any further questions, don't hesitate to ask!



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Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 11 days ago.

Hiya, did that help ?

I still see the question is open so, wanted to check if all is good ?


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