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Old 01-31-2014, 11:02 AM  
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Default Whirlpool Gold Series Dishwasher not draining completly


I have a Whirlpool Gold Series Dishwasher. Model # WDT710PAYM0. It is not draining completely. It has about an inch or so of water left after its cycle and I am have to push the Stop (Drain) Button again once the cycle is complete to get all the water out.

I have pulled it out and disconnected all the hoses and cleaned them. I pulled the drain pump to check it as well. That is fine as well.

I disconnected the drain hose from the sink and had it drain in a 5 gal bucket. It drains but like above I have to push "Stop" again to get it to drain all the way.

Any ideas of what the problem is. Is there a way to set the timer on the drain pump so it runs longer or is there another place that can be clogged that I haven't checked. I am stumped as what to do next.


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Old 01-31-2014, 11:16 AM  
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The drain line needs to loop high under the sink. Welcome to the site.

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Either a restriction in the drain system or bad drain pump. Check all hoses to and from the drain pump...if ok new drain pump time...

Drain pump Manufacturer Number W10348269

Replacement helps...

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Some water is normal to keep the seals from drying out. FYI
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