just followed Ians instructions and saved ourselves 100 quid! Lesson learned - rinse EVERYTHING before filling the dishwasher. Torx screws can be handled with a regular screwdriver, but it's awkward at best, and will probably damage the screw. Angela August 2005 Hello, we have the same error.
Click here to ask a question. Ali December 2008 Followed Ian's advice then did prewash setting and machine spat out a large seed, works fine now! To find out how to mend it click here. THe wire / plunger forces it out and everything works again.
I´m so thrilled to save the miserable phone call to an engineer and loose a lot of money. Anybody knows what it is, and how it can be fix? Simon December 2007 How easy was that !! Do you need any specialist tools or is it just a tight fit?!
This is what the web is all about. GP Hesperia, CA I couldn't be more satisfied! Opened up the bottom and it was filled with water. Alo3 There's a roughly triangular metal plate with a short plastic tube in the middle, and under that, there is another tube and a filter ring.
www.almesberger.net/ld87/al03.html Greg Holmes March 2010 Just wanted to say thank you very much for the detailed description and photos provided to sort out this problem. Hotpoint Ultima Dishwasher Error Code A3 The information on this site was very useful, thanks ! Eventually, I put the unit on it's side and removed the cover plate from the bottom of the machine. check this link right here now Ask a Question Request a Manual Ask A Question Request A Manual Sponsored Listings Loading Products...
Got it working though... Hotpoint Dishwasher Error Codes Unbelieveably, the cause of all my problems was a a bit of woody apple stem about 5mm long. fixed4free.com has thousands of pages of information to help you to do repairs yourself. Once this had been properly seated, and all put back together it has worked perfectly.
I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around. http://www.diynot.com/diy/threads/help-hotpoint-ultima-dishwasher-error-code-al-03.72555/ fixed4free.com is organised into categories to help you browse for the repair information you need. Hotpoint Dishwasher Al03 Error Code A couple of tips 1. Hotpoint Dishwasher A3 Error Code I'm not quite sure how one would manage to get enough dirt into the dishwasher to block these filters, but it seems to be possible.
I tried the Hotpoint website only to find that I had to pay an extortionate amount to download the manual for my machine (FDW80). Send us your photos. Jimmy Bagley, IA Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. A cookie can't read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. Werner Almesberger
X Ask an Appliance Technician Get a Professional Answer. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed. 32 Appliance Technicians are Online Now Type Your Appliance Question Here... I must admit to being a little sceptical, but I figured I would take the plunge before shelling out £100 for an engineer. cad October 2008 i disassembled the pump and found a piece of glass and also a piece of plastic from the cutlery holder very easy to fix 15 minutes approx shane SIGNATURE A short message created in your Forum profile, which you may opt to attach to any of your messages.
It is a hotpoint ultima and not working. Al203 Next there is a plastic catch that is preventing the pump body to rotate, push this catch so that the pump can easily rotate. Fantastic !
Machine now just about to complete a test wash. Ian August 2006 soaked up water and removed filtered then replaced them and it seems to be working ok know hopefully lanky November 2005 The drain pump is blocked. mend, fix, or repair just about anything. Aluminium Oxide I missed out putting this back when I reassembled and got an AL01 code as water was dripping into the base of the unit.
Hi Rob,It is a Hotpoint Ultima FDW80 dishwasher. AL03 happened to us on Christmas day. H20 - Time out - fill (taps) Andrew June 2008 anyone come across al99 for the same machines - again not covered in manual and forced to "re-boot" to get The tip is worth a treat.
This code does appear on Hotpoints Error Code Page. Kitchen Appliances, Dishwashers (15572 other questions) Related questions - al03, code, dishwasher Add a question Mend > Dishwashers AL03 ERROR CODE ON DWF70P HOTPOINT DISHWASHER?Hi, can anyone explain this code. So I removed them, checked the anti-sypohing washer and put it all back together again. Mike August 2006 Ian is right on the money.
Neilo September 2010 Hotpoint SDW 80 - followed the link with pictures - small piece of glass in pump. Disconnecting the drain hose We need to separate the pump from the drain hose not only because it ties the pump to the dishwasher, but also because the pump needs to After solving the AL03 problem by Werner´s procedure, I experienced both AL05 and AL01, but all do to my own mistakes. We have a Hotpoint FDW65 and the girl on the Hotpoint phone line said we need an engineer at £100.
I looked on this forum for a quick answer and decided to take the right cover off. Answers Who answers the questions? Plesae help i do not fancy spending christmas at the sink. Also, I recommend you remember which way the pump fits back together with the Torx screws!
Thanks mate. :-) I'd just add that you will need a set of Torx bits if you want to dismantle the pump - I had a chunk of cement wedged in To mend any household, kitchen, or other electrical appliance start here.