What causes a dishwasher to not drain completely?


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The most common reasons for a dishwasher not to drain are a blocked drain hose, a clogged drain basket, or blockage of the lower pump (the one that drains water). These can all be quickly taken care of without calling a professional. In kitchens where the garbage disposal uses the same drain pump as the dishwasher, the dishwasher might not be draining because the garbage disposal needs to be run....Read More