dishwasher was not draining left water in bottom of machine the drain solenoid was melted.

ApplianceGeneral Electric Dishwasher

Modelgsd

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Screw drivers

Eric From Golden, CO

Oct 16, 2008

7 out of 7 people found this instruction helpful

First I took out the two screws that hold the drain solenoid on the unit and took off the c- clip that held the arm on the shaft if you have a digital camera take a picture to make sure you can get it back together the same way.. Then put together new unit and attatched putting the c-clip back on. Ran it through some cycles to make sure the solenoid was working. Four days later the solenoid is melted again, the timer must have an intermittentant problem I should have replaced the timer and the soleniod both at the same time. Make sure you dont make the same mistake I did. Now I will be buying a new dishwasher instead of putting any more time and money into this one.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Drain Solenoid Kit

Part Number: PS260117

$37.61
In Stock