If a dishwasher hums but the motor will not run what is the may the problem be?

Answer It sounds as though the dishwasher is blocked with dirt form the dishes. Thoroughly clean the filter and run through on the hottest cycle with no dishes except with some bleach in a bowl. This shou... Read More »

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If you have loud noises in your pipes when the dishwasher is run and then you find the dishwasher didn't empty the soap or run water do you have a plumbing problem or a problem with the dishwasher?

Answer The problem is the solinoid valve in the dishwasherPay your water bill

Garage door motor hums but does not open?

It's probaly not latched on to the chain. Check to see if the chain is moving then check the connection to the chain.

How do you repair your garbage disposal The motor just hums It will not spin?

It probably just has something jammed in it. In the center of the motor on the bottom, there is a place for a hex key so that you can turn the motor by hand. A tool was supplied with the disposal a... Read More »

How can you fix your plumbing snake if whenever you turn it on you hear the electric motor kick in but instead of turning it just hums?

Answer It sounds like one of two problems,Either the belt is off, (if belt drive)Or the motor is locked up or not starting, To test this UNPLUG THE UNIT, and use your hand to see if the motor will ... Read More »