Question

 What could cause a dishwasher to not drain sometimes?

Answer A faulty pump could be the cause of this problem. or a loose connection due to vibration.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_could_cause_a_dishwasher_to_not_drain_sometimes

Top Q&A For: What could cause a dishwasher to not drain some...

What would cause your dishwasher not ot drain if the hose are all clean?

A faulty pump, a faulty switch, a faulty release valve on the drain pipe.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_would_cause_your_dishwasher_not_ot_drain_if_the_hose_are...

What would cause a toilet to bubble and drain when a shower or dishwasher is draining or has recently drained?

Answer Plumbing systems require a vent pipe that runs up through the roof of the house to open air. Venting avoids the siphon effect where one appliance draining causes suction that drains another... Read More »
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_would_cause_a_toilet_to_bubble_and_drain_when_a_shower_o...

Why does running the dishwasher cause the kitchen sink to fill with water and only drain when the garbage disposal is run?

This one is easy and you can do it yourself. Just remove the elbow "trap" pipe and clean it...It's amazing how things can get gunked up in there. I just did this myself and it took less than 20 min... Read More »
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Why_does_running_the_dishwasher_cause_the_kitchen_sink_to_fil...

You are installing granite counter tops Dishwasher drain is connected above elbow on one of the two sinks Do you need the air vent for the dishwasher?

This is generally a local code thing. We do not require it in our area and a loop is acceptable. Check with your code guy!
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/You_are_installing_granite_counter_tops_Dishwasher_drain_is_c...


feedback
loading