Haier Dishwasher Troubleshooting

Haier Dishwasher Troubleshooting

What is the problem you have encountered in the operation of the Haier dishwasher? The door does not close, the programme does not start, dishes are not clean enough and so on. All possible faults and troubleshooting are presented in the tables below. Problems description instead of fault codes provides the ability to find out the fault and the way to fix it.

Haier HDW15G3W Dishwasher Troubleshooting

ProblemPossible causePossible solution
The programme does not start.Appliance door is open.Close the appliance door.
Delay start is setRefer to displayed time.
Mains plug is not connected in the mains socket.Connect the mains plug.
Fuse in the house circuit is damaged.Replace the fuse.
The dishes are not clean.Filters are clogged.Clean the filters.
Filters are not correctly assembled and installed.Make sure that the filters are correctly assembled and installed.
Spray arms are clogged.Remove remaining food remnants with a thin pointed object.
Programme was not applicable for the type of load and food remnants.Make sure that the programme is applicable for the type of load and food remnants.
Incorrect position of the items in the baskets.Water could not wash all items.Make sure that the position of the items in the baskets is correct and that the water can easily wash all items.
Spray arms could not turn freely.Make sure that the position of the items in the baskets is correct and does not cause the blockage of the spray arms.
No detergent or insufficient quality of detergent in the detergent dispenser.Make sure that you add the correct quantity detergent in the dispenser before you start a programme
The wash cycle was interrupted by a long break.Do not open the door or cut power supply during the wash cycle.
Whitish streaks, stains or bluish layers on glasses and dishes.Released quantity of rinse aid is too much.Decrease the released quantity of rinse aid.
Quantity of detergent was too much.Make sure that you add the correct quantity of detergent in the dispenser before you start a programme.
Combi detergent tablets used with a short programme might not fully dissolve.Select a longer programme when using combi detergent tablets.
Dry water drop stains on glasses and dishes.Rinse aid dosage is too low..Increase the released quantity of rinse aid.
Quality of rinse aid or Multitab.Cleaning product too old; change the product
The dishes are wet.• Programme had no drying phase.Open the door slightly and leave it ajar (about 100 mm) to help the drying process.
• Programme had a low temperature drying phase.
The dishes are wet and matt.Rinse aid dispenser is empty.Refill rinse aid into the dispender and reset the rinse aid indicator.
Quality of rinse aid or Multitab.Cleaning product too old; change the product

Haier HDW13G1 Dishwasher Troubleshooting

ProblemPossible causePossible solution
Rinse Aid Indicator is lighted.Rinse aid dispenser is empty.Refill Rinse aid till full.
Refill of rinse aid was not confirmed.Press and hold the START/ PAUSE button for 1 sec after each refill.
Acoustic alarm, display shows ALARMCODE E10 The appliance does not fill with water.Water tap is closed.• Open the water tap.
Note: Whenever „Error 10" is solved switch off the appliance and restart the programm.
Water inlet hose has a kink or a bend.Make sure that the position of the hose is correct.
In case of aqua-stop system: water protection is triggered; the marker (C) is red.The hose must be replaced.
Filter in the water inlet hose is clogged.Clean the filter at the inlet hose connections at tap and the rear of the appliance.
Water inlet is clogged.Check water flow from tap.
Water pressure is too low.Contact your local water authority.
Acoustic alarm, display shows ALARMCODE E20 The appliance does not drain sufficientlyFilters are clogged• Scoop out as much water as possible.
• Clean filters.
• Continue programme by pressing the START/PAUSE button.
the drainage is blocked• Scoop out as much water as possible.
• Make sure that drain water- connection and piping is correct and not blocked.
• Continue programme by pressing the START/PAUSE button.
• If the fault persists, contact customer care.
display shows ALARMCODE E30 Leak: The drain pump runs permanently!Anti-flood device is on:1 Close the water tap.
• There are water leakages in the appliance.2 Disconnect appliance from power supply.
• The water inlet valve is open and blocked.3 Contact Service.
• The drainage is blocked.

Haier TFE4WH Dishwasher Troubleshooting

ProblemCauseSolution
Dishwasher doesn’t startFuse blown, or the circuit breaker tripped.Replace fuse or reset circuit breaker. Remove any other appliances sharing the same circuit with the dishwasher
Power supply is not turned on.Make sure the dishwasher is turned on and the door is closed securely.
Make sure the power cord is properly plugged into the wall socket.
Door of dishwasher not properly closed.Closed dishwasher making sure that door latches.
Water not pumped form dishwasherKink in drain hoseCheck drain hose.
Filter clogged.Check coarse the filter.
Kitchen sink clogged.Check kitchen sink to make sure it is draining well. If problem is kitchen sink not draining, you may need a plumber rather than a serviceman for dishwasher.
Suds in the tubImproper detergentUse only the special dishwasher detergent to avoid suds. If this occurs, open the dishwasher and let suds evaporate. Add 1 gallon of cold water to the tub. Close and latch the dishwasher, then Start the" soak" wash cycle to drain out the water. Repeat if necessary.
Spilled rinse-aidAlways wipe up rinse-aid spills immediately.
Stained tub interiorDetergent with colorant was used.Make sure that the detergent is the one without colourant.
White film on inside surfaceHard water mineralsTo clean the interior, use a damp sponge with dishwasher detergent and wear rubber gloves. Never use any other cleaner than dishwasher detergent for the risk of foaming or suds.
There are rust stains on cutleryThe affected items are not corrosion resistant.
A programme was not run after dishwasher salt was added. Traces of salt have got into the wash cycle.Always run the Quick wash programme . without any crockery in the dishwasher and without selecting the Turbo function (if present), after adding dishwasher salt.
The lid of softer is loose.Check the lip. Ensure the fix is fine.
Knocking noise in the wash cabinetThe spray arm is knocking against an item in a basket.Interrupt the programme, and rearrange the items which are obstructing the spray arm.
Rattling noise in the wash cabinetItem of crockery are insecure in the wash cabinet.Interrupt the programme, and rearrange the items of crockery.
Knocking noise in the water pipesThis may be caused by on- site installation or the cross-section of the piping.This has no influence on dishwasher function, if in doubt, contact a suitably qualified plumber.
The dishes are not cleanThe dishes were root loaded correctly.
The programme was not powerful enough.Use more detergent, or change your detergent. Rearrange the items so that the spray can rotate freely.
Not enough detergent was dispensed.
Item are blocking the path of spray arms.
The filter combination in the base of wash cabinet is not clean or is not correctly fitted. This may cause the spray arm jets to get blocked.Clean and/or fit the filter combination correctly. Clean the spray arm jets.
Cloudiness on glasswareCombination of soft water and too much detergent.Use less detergent if you have soft water and select a shortest cycle to wash the glassware and to get them clean.
Black or gray marks on dishesAluminum utensils have rubbed against dishes.Use a mild abrasive cleaner to eliminate those marks.
Detergent left in dispenser cupsDishes block detergent cups.Re-loading the dishes properly.
The dishes are not dryingImproper loading Too little rinse-aidLoad the dishwasher as suggested in the directions. Increase the amount of rinse-aid/Refill the rinse-aid dispenser.
Dishes are removed too soon.Do not empty your dishwasher immediately after washing. Open the door slightly so that the steam can escape. Begin unloading the dishwasher only once the dishes are barely warm to the touch. Empty the low basket first. This prevents water form dropping off dishes in the upper basket.
Wrong programme selectionIn short programmes the washing temperature is lower. This also lowers cleaning performance. Choose a programme with a long washing time.
Using cutlery with a low- quality coatingWater drainage is more difficult with these items. Cutlery or dishes of this type are not suitable for washing in the dishwasher.

Haier WQP4-1A Dishwasher Troubleshooting

DisorderPossible causesTrouble
The indicators for drying, prewash and normal wash illuminate and the buzzer buzzes.No water supply - Turn on the tap.
- The tap is turned off. - Shut off the power supply. Wash the dishes when there is water supply.
- There is no water in the pipe. - Clean the pipe.
- The pipe is blocked. - Wait about 1 minute.
- The water pressure is too low.
The indicators for drying, nor- mal wash and intensive wash illuminate and the buzer buzzes.Little drain water - Arrange the drainage pipe.
- The drainage pipe is twisted, blocked and no drainage. - Lower the drainagepipe.
- Part of the drainage pipe is 10cm higher than the operation surface. - Take out the filter and clean it.
- The filter screen is dirty.
The indicators for drying, prewash and normal wash illuminate and the buzzer buzzes.Improper lock - Lock the door properly.
- The door is not closed properly. - Closed the door.
- The door is opened during operation.
Other illuminate of pilot lamp and buzz alarm. - Malfunction of the control system. - Contact service center.

Haier L0905200 Dishwasher Troubleshooting

Problem Solution
Dishwasher does not run or stops during a cycleIs the door closed tightly and latched?
Is the right cycle selected? Refer to the Cycle Selection charts.
Is there power to the dishwasher? Has a household fuse blown or circuit breaker tripped?
Has the motor stopped due to an overload? The motor automatically resets itself within a few minutes. If it does not restart, call for service.
Is the water shut-off valve (If installed ) turned on?
It is normal for certain cycles to repeatedly pause for several seconds during the main wash
Dishwasher will not fillIs the overfill protection float able to move up and down freely? Press down to release
Dishwasher seems to run too longIs the water supplied to the dishwasher hot enough? The dishwasher runs longer while heating water A delay automatically occurs in some wash and rinse cycles until the water reaches the proper temperature
Water remains in the dishwasherIs the cycle complete?
Detergent remains in the covered section of the dispenserIs the cycle complete?
Is the detergent lump-free? Replace detergent if necessary
Water residue on the front of the access panelWas too much detergent used?
Is the brand of detergent making excess foam? Try a different brand to reduce foaming and eliminate buildup
Odor in the dishwasherAre dishes washed only every 2 or 3 days? Run a rinse cycle once or twice a day until you have a full load.
Does the dishwasher have a new plastic smell?
Condensation on the kitchen counter ( built-in models )Is the dishwasher aligned with the countertop? Moisture from the vent in the dishwasher console can form on the counter.

Haier DW12-BFE Dishwasher Troubleshooting

Problem Solution
The Dishwasher Does Not Start- the plug is pushed into the socket correctly:
- the power is on in the house;
- the door is closed properly;
- the ON-OFF switch is on "ON";
- the water supply is turned on.
The Dishwasher Does Not Load Water- the water is turned on and the hose is connected properly;
- the water supply to the houses on and has sufficient pressure;
- the water supply hose is crimped or bent;
- the filter for the water supply hose is clogged
The Dishes Are Not Clean- the water is turned on and the hose is connected properly;
- the water supply to the house on and has sufficient pressure;
- the water supply hose is crimped or bent;
- the filter for the water supply hose is clogged
The Dishwasher Does Not Drain- the drain hose is crimped or bent
Lime Deposits or a White Film Form on the Dishes- the lid to the salt container is closed properly;
- the rinse aid dosage is correct

Haier HDB24VA Dishwasher Troubleshooting

Problem:Possible causes / Solutions:
The dishwasher does not start or cannot be controlled.• Switch off the appliance by pressing the ON/OFF button, switch it back on after approximately one minute and reset the program.
• The appliance has not been plugged in properly.
• The dishwasher door has not been shut properly.
The door won’t close.• The lock was released. Strongly push the door until a “clacking" noise is heard.
No water drains out from the dishwasher.• The dishwasher cycle has not yet finished.
• The water inlet hose is bent
• The drain duct is blocked.
• The filter is clogged up with food residues.
The dishwasher makes excessive noise.• The dishes are rattling against each other or against the sprayer arms.
• An excessive amount of foam has been produced: the detergent has not been measured out correctly or it is not suitable for use in dishwashers
The dishes and glasses are covered in a white film or limescale deposits.• The level of the refined salt is low or the dosage setting is not suited to the hardness of the water
• The lid on the salt dispenser is not closed properly.
• The rinse aid has been used up or the dosage is too low.
The dishes and glasses are streaked or have a bluish tinge.• The rinse aid dosage is too high.
The crockery has not been dried properly.• A wash cycle without a drying program has been selected.
• The rinse aid has been used up or the dosage is too low
• The rinse aid dispenser setting is not suitable.
• The crockery is made from non-stick material or plastic.
The dishes are not clean.• The racks are overloaded
• The crockery has not been arranged well.
• The sprayer arms cannot move freely.
• The wash cycle is too gentle
• An excessive amount of foam has been produced: the detergent has not been measured out correctly or it is not suitable for use in dishwashers
• The lid on the rinse aid compartment has not been shut correctly.
• The filter is dirty or blocked
• The refined salt level is low
The dishwasher does not take any water in - Tap shut-off alarm (several short beeps are emitted) (the ON/OFF indicator light flashes and A 6 appears on the display).• There is no water in the mains supply.
• The water inlet hose is bent
• Turn on the tap and the appliance will start after a few minutes.
• The appliance lock has been activated because no action was taken when the beeps sounded.
Switch off the appliance using the ON/OFF button, turn on the tap and switch the appliance back on after 20 seconds by pressing the same button. Re-program the appliance and restart the wash cycle.
Water inlet hose alarm / Water inlet filter blocked Switch off the appliance by pressing the ON/OFF button. Shut off the water tap to eliminate the risk of flooding and remove the plug from the electrical socket.
Make sure the water inlet filter has not become blocked by impurities