Dishwashers are great. They save us the time and effort of having to wash dishes by hand, and can even save you money by using less water especially when it comes to newer models. But have you ever wondered just how your dishwasher gets your dishes so clean? Two very important players in the cleaning process are our product picks this week – the Pump & Motor.
There are a couple reasons why a dishwasher may not drain but one of the more common reasons is that there is something wrong with your drain hose, here is a DIY way you can replace or repair your drain hose.
*WARNING: Before starting any repair, always make sure that the appliance is completely disconnected from the power source by unplugging it. This tutorial is meant to be a guide and should not be used in place of the installation instructions provided by the manufacturer.
FINDING THE HOSE:
1.) Remove the lower kickplate pannel of your dishwasher, this is usually located below the door. To do this just unscrew the screws either located above or below the kickplate pannel
2.) The drain hose will be connected to the lower spray arm