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The five most common ailments of your dishwashers

The five most common ailments of your dishwashers

The dishwasher is characterized by being an apparatus that, due to the sensibility of its mechanisms, does not require intense maintenance work and technical service to extend its useful life cycle. However, this does not mean that the appliance may not present possible problems or malfunctions as the time goes by.

For this reason, we will share the five most common ailments that we intend to find in the dishwasher, as well as the pertinent revisions that we must carry out to detect the root of the problem. Take note!

  1. Does not drain

When these devices are not draining, the problem could be caused by different reasons, for example: it is possible that there is an attack in the pipes of the house or the hose, the drain pump may be obstructed and the hose is bent.

There is even the possibility that the apparatus is showing current defects in the electronic module.

  1. Does not dry

In those cases where our tubes in the salen are completely dry, it may be due to the fact that the appliance does not have enough rinse aid, the thermostat is broken and the resistance of the apparatus has been burned out or damaged. to review!

  1. Don’t drink water

The main reasons that could be causing this problem are due to a possible rupture of the inlet valve, that the current does not reach the water inlet hose is bent, succulent or obstructed.

Our technical service also recommends reviewing each of the water flow channels in order to verify that they are flowing normally.

  1. Do not dissolve the detergent tablet

That washing the soap does not dispel the detergent tablet may be an indication of the existence of some component that is preventing the water of the bread from making contact with the tablet. What to do in these cases? We can prove it by changing the way of placing the elements inside the appliance.

But… It's all over!, it's also probable that the quote will pose in the clogged orifices, that the box won't open with ease as the tablet has fallen adhering to it.

  1. The consumption of salt is unreasonable

This type of damage could be generated by a damaged dispenser, so under these circumstances we will have to change the water softener.

There is also the possibility that the regeneration solenoid valve is in a bad state, the electronic board is not working while the tank lid is closed hermetically.


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