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Whether you’re experiencing drainage issues, cycle problems, temperature issues, or any other problem with your dishwasher, our team is here to help. Our friendly, fully trained technicians know how to fix any dishwasher problem, regardless of the make and model. Proudly serving Vancouver and the surrounding areas, we’re dedicated to delivering high-quality services at fair prices. When you call us, our friendly technicians will inspect the problem and offer the best possible solution for your appliance. Our dedication to client satisfaction goes above anything else, and we always strive to deliver hassle free, reliable appliance repair services.
Apart from our fast service, we also back our work with a 100% satisfaction guarantee and most of our repairs are covered by a warranty. Thanks to our reputable dishwasher repair team, you’ll have your dishwasher running like new in no time.
Common Dishwasher Problems
Dishes not coming out clean
Strange dishwasher noises
Glass coming out cloudy
Dishwasher failing to drain
Dishwasher won’t stop filling or won’t fill at all
Dishwasher not turning on
Dishwasher not drying
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How to make my dishwasher last longer?
A. It is important to have regular maintenance and timely repairs to make sure that your dishwasher is always in its working order. You should also treat your dishwasher properly like using appropriate detergent and loading it with moderate dishes.
Q. Is pre-washing necessary?
A. Pre-washing your dishes or just giving them a rinse can be a good choice for maintaining for your dishwasher. In this way, you can prevent any food particles from building up inside the appliance. The best way to use your dishwasher is to scrape leftover food off the dishes and leave the rest for the dishwasher to tackle.
Q. What should I do if my dishwasher makes strange noises?
A. While it is normal for a dishwasher to make some sounds during the wash cycle, you need to pay attention to it if the sounds are really noisy. The wash pump motor or drain pump will make noises when they’re broken. It’s always recommended to contact a professional dishwasher repair technician to diagnose and fix the problem.
Q. Can I place any dish into my dishwasher?
A. Not all dishes are dishwasher safe, so you will need to check the notice on the packaging. If you don’t find anything on the packaging or the dishes, you’d better to wash them by hand to protect your dishes and the dishwasher . Other items that should not be washed in a dishwasher include anything delicate, soft and hard plastic items, and things like wooden utensils.
Q. Do I need to clean my dishwasher regularly?
A. Yes, like any appliance, your dishwasher needs regular maintenance and cleaning to be effective. It’s recommended that you clean your dishwasher every two to three weeks to avoid any excessive build-up of soap or debris.
Q. What to do if my dishwasher is leaking on the floor?
A. You can check if there is any problem with the door gasket and hoses. If those parts are fine, it could be a defective pump. It is always better to contact a professional technician to run a full diagnosis and fix the problem.
Q. What should I do if my dishwasher isn’t cleaning the dishes properly?
A. This could happen if you haven’t cleaned your dishwasher for a while. Meanwhile, a blockage in the inlet valve can also lead to the problem. If you have left dirty dishes in your dishwasher for a day or two, the tiny food particles can become hard and this makes them difficult to clean. That’s why so many people choose to pre-wash the dishes and run the dishwasher as soon as they load it.
Q. Is there any way to make dishwasher more efficient?
A. Firstly, you can scrape all of your food off your dishes before placing them in the dishwasher. It could be better if you can slightly rinse them. Load the dishwasher according to the instructions in the manufacturer’s guide and never overload. Use the appropriate amount of dishwasher detergent and keep a regular maintenance schedule for your dishwasher.
Q. What should I do if the dishwasher does not start?
A. The reason could be that the door is not shut properly or the latch on the door is worn or broken. If the latch is worn or broken, it will prevent the wash cycle from starting. Under such circumstance, you should call a dishwasher repair technician to fix the problem professionally.
Q. What to do if my dishwasher doesn’t drain properly?
A. The most common reason might be a clog caused by food residue. The pump strainer or drain hose can become blocked and cause drainage issues. Try to disconnect the drain hose from the pump, and clean it. If the problem is not resolved, you should contact a professional technician to diagnose the problem.
Q. How soon can you repair my dishwasher?
A. We understand the urgency of repairing a dishwasher, that’s why we always arrive prepared with tools and parts necessary to fix the problem on the first visit. The exact amount of time required will depend on the problem.
Q. What can I do before a dishwasher technician arrives?
A. It will be helpful if you can remove all the dishes from the dishwasher. This will allow the technicians to get straight to work without delay. Most importantly, you should not try to disassemble any parts and please leave the dishwasher as it is for the technician to run a complete diagnosis to fix the issue in an efficient manner.
Q. Should I try to fix my dishwasher myself?
A. DIY repairs are not only time consuming, but also risky. A unprofessional repair might lead to more extensive damages with higher repair costs. So it is always safe and efficient to call a professional technician to fix the issue for you.
Q. Are you available on the weekend?
A. Yes, we are available 7 days a week n Vancouver! Our experienced technicians are always prepared to perform fast and reliable dishwasher repairs. Call Capital Appliance Repair at (778) 819-2311.