A broken dishwasher is one of the biggest hassles of malfunctioning home appliances. They're loud, messy and don't give much feedback on what is working and what isn't.
You may feel guilty that you're complaining about first world problems as washing by hand isn't a big deal, but when life gets in the way then a dishwasher definitely picks up a lot of the slack.
In the Kenmore, WA area, RFF Appliance Repair is a trusted name that's ready to help you get your dishwasher back up and running as we know how much of a hassle it can be trying to do it yourself.
When to Call the Pros
Dishwasher not starting
This is usually an electrical problem. It may be a result of defective wiring or faulty electrical connections within the machine itself.
All the above-mentioned problems can't be fixed by an ordinary handyman. To effectively get your appliance back to its original working condition, you'll need to work with a qualified professional. You need RFF Appliance Repair. Otherwise, you may end up exposing your family to electrical hazards or creating more costly problems in the dishwasher.
The cause of this problem usually depends on where your unit leaks. It may be a result of a defective door gasket or a poorly tightened door. These issues may lead to water leaking through the door vent.
If you notice water leaking from under your dishwashing machine, it could be caused by leaky pipes or a defective pump seal. Corrosion can also cause the appliance to leak. Unfortunately, corrosion-related leaks can't be repaired, so it's the one situation you would have to purchase a replacement dishwasher.
Loud and noisy dishwasher
Your dishwasher will normally produce noise. However, banging, clunking, and much louder sounds than usual are a sign that something isn't right. Unusual noises could be coming from a faulty inlet valve or an uneven surface that makes the feet of the appliance unbalanced.
It is not uncommon to find some clean water in the bottom of the dishwasher. However, if you notice a significant amount of water, especially if it's dirty, then something is wrong with your appliance. Normally, when a dishwasher doesn't drain, it is a result of a clogged drain line, clogged sink trap, or defective drain valve.
Dishwasher not filling properly
If your unit just doesn't fill up with water, there could be an issue with the incoming water supply. It may be a result of a clogged water intake valve or a defective float system. Other possibilities are that the pressure switch, timer switch, or water inlet valve is faulty and needs replacement.
Call RFF Appliance Repair of Kenmore, WA
Our experts are on hand waiting to help you at any moment you need. Whether it be a little after hours or even a random weekend we can come in and do our best to get the job done the same day. That means more peace of mind, saved money and most importantly… clean dishes!