Common Dishwasher Issues and Solutions
Updated: Feb 8
Doing the dishes: that one chore that nobody wants to do. When your dishwasher stops working, the dishes pile up and the chore somehow becomes even worse. It doesn’t have to be that way. if your dishwasher is not functioning properly, do not fear. Legacy Appliances Services is here!
Here are 3 common dishwasher issues and Legacy Appliance Services’ Tips on how to address them:
Dishes Come Out Dirty
When the dishwasher doesn’t do its job, you have to do its job twice. That’s no fun. Let’s see how to fix it
Double check dishwasher maintenance manual
Are there specific places where vessels should not be loaded?
Is a utensil blocking the spinning motion of the spray arms?
Are plates loaded without scraping any of the food off?
Dishwasher Leaks onto the Floor
cracks, damage, or debris that prevents dishwasher door or dishwasher door gasket from closing
float switch (which indicates dishwasher’s water level) is stuck
Remove debris that blocks the dishwasher door
Replace broken dishwasher door
Clean float switch and remove debris that might have caused it to get stuck
Dishwasher Not Draining
Issue with knockout plug, drain hose, or garbage disposal mechanism
For this issue, we would recommend calling us at 954-466-5691 to help you better diagnose the issue or to request one of our repair professionals.
If you are experiencing one of these three problems, or any other problem such as dishes not drying, dishwasher running too long, or dishwasher damaging dishes, give our professionals a call, and we’ll help you diagnose and troubleshoot the problem. If needed, we can also send one of our repair professionals. Legacy Appliance Service is the best appliance repair service in Broward County, FL that provides same-day, high quality, affordable repair services.