Introduction Dishwashers are a staple in modern kitchens, but like any appliance, they can face issues. In this blog, we’ll discuss the five most common problems you might encounter with your dishwasher and how to fix them.
Issue 1: Dishwasher Doesn’t Start
Common Causes: Faulty door latch, electrical issues
- Check the door latch and make sure it’s securely closed.
- If the problem persists, inspect the wiring and consult a professional for electrical repairs.
Issue 2: Dishes Come Out Spotty
Common Causes: Hard water, inadequate rinsing
- Use a dishwasher salt or rinse aid.
- Check and clean the spray arms for any blockages.
Issue 3: Dishwasher Makes Loud Noises
Common Causes: Loose utensils, damaged pump
- Ensure no utensils are loose and rattling around during the cycle.
- If noise continues, the pump may be damaged and may require professional servicing.
Issue 4: Water Doesn’t Drain
Common Causes: Clogged filter, faulty drain pump
- Check and clean the filter.
- If the issue persists, the drain pump might need replacement.
Issue 5: Dishwasher Leaks
Common Causes: Damaged seals, overloading
- Inspect the door seals and replace if damaged.
- Avoid overloading the dishwasher; this can cause water to spill over.
Conclusion Regular maintenance can prevent most dishwasher issues. However, if problems persist, it’s best to consult a professional. Our team is always here to assist you with any appliance repairs.