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Ikea Dishwasher not draining

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Solution 1:
Drain Pump
The drain pump uses an impeller to force water through the drain hose. If the drain pump motor is not working, the dishwasher won’t drain. To determine if the drain pump is defective, check the pump...
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Dishwasher Drain Pump
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Solution 2:
Drain Impeller
The drain impeller pushes water through the drain hose and into the garbage disposer or drain line. If the impeller is broken, replace it.
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Dishwasher Drain Impeller
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Solution 3:
Drain Solenoid Kit
The drain solenoid opens the drain valve to allow the water to exit the dishwasher. If the drain solenoid fails the valve will not open causing the dishwasher not to drain.
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Dishwasher Drain Solenoid Kit
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Solution 4:
Drain Valve
Over time, the drain valve can get clogged with debris. To ensure that water can flow through the drain valve, clean out the valve. If the drain valve is clear of debris but it still won’t actuate,...
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Dishwasher Drain Valve
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Solution 5:
Pump and Motor Assembly
The motor drives an impeller to force water out of the drain hose. If the motor runs during the drain cycle, check for a blockage in the drain line. If the motor won't run during the drain cycle or...
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Dishwasher Pump and Motor Assembly
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Solution 6:
Clogged or Improperly Installed Garbage Disposer
If the garbage disposer was installed recently, the drain plug may not have been removed. All garbage disposers are sold with a solid plug in the drain tube. If the dishwasher is not connected to the garbage disposer, the plug must remain in the drain tube. However, if the dishwasher is connected to the garbage disposer, the plug must be removed. If the garbage disposer wasn't replaced recently, it is possible that the disposer is clogged. Remove the dishwasher drain hose from the disposer and clean out both the fitting on the disposer and the end of the drain hose. These are the most common places to find an obstruction if the dishwasher won't drain.
Solution 7:
Drain Hose
The drain hose might be clogged. To unclog the drain hose, remove the drain hose from both the dishwasher and the sink drain and clean it out. The drain hose is most commonly clogged near the garbage...
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Dishwasher Drain Hose
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Solution 8:
Check Valve
The check valve prevents water from returning to the dishwasher after it has drained. If the valve gets stuck closed, it will prevent the water from draining. If the check valve is stuck closed, try...
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Dishwasher Check Valve
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Solution 9:
Check Ball
The check ball is a small plastic ball in the check valve that prevents water from returning to the dishwasher after the dishwasher has drained. If the check ball gets stuck, it will prevent water...
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Dishwasher Check Ball
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Solution 10:
Water Pump Belt
The water pump belt might be worn out or broken. However, because very few dishwashers have a water pump belt, you should search for your model number to determine if it has a water pump belt. To...
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Dishwasher Water Pump Belt
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