I assume that a little bit of detritus had gotten into the impellor blades. The float normally sits on the metal base of the machine. ), Click here if you can answer this question. Finally a use for the internet! Tilted the dishwasher on its side and it started to work immediately. Just have a towel or rags handy as even though I'd dried it all inside, a pool of water came out. Was dreading doing the whole lot by hand, EEEEUGH! Tilted machine - half pint water appeared. :). I took mine out whilst we had some alterations done to the house and now i have exactly the same symptoms as described above.The appliance is only about 3 yrs old.This looks like a common fault so i was hoping one of you gurus out there might know what the fault is. it worked!! Tipping worked for me too. If the water doesn't reach the proper temperature after a set amount of time, a light on the control panel might start flashing. Brilliant!!!! After that, the beeping sound was gone but the "water tap" icon is always on. Switched it on and off lots of times , no change. im thinking there should have been a plastic cap that bunged into this hole for the return fluid and the misses had chucked it not knowing what it was. fixed4free.com is organised into categories to help you browse for the repair information you need.  Fix - Washing Machines, fixed4free.com So I turned the machine off at the wall, scooped out all the water then mopped up the last bits from the filter and salt container with kitchen roll. Thanks. Always check the pipe that your water is draining from your dishwasher to your plumbing is big enough to handle the water that is being ejected through your dishwasher hose. What is irritating is that when I rang to speak to an engineer I was told that I could only book a service call, not get advice over the phone. Was about to call an engineer but checked here first - do the tilt! Does this mean I need a new element or will it dry out eventually and be usable again? TRY THIS SUDGESTION BEFORE ALL PHYSICAL TAMPERING. Did a tilt 45 degrees back, forward and sides and it was fixed. Then remove the base. Also, quite chuffed that I have got one up on my husband too, because it was my idea to tilt the machine ... Ha ha, he doesn't need to know I read it here first. 19 months … Then found this web site and could hardly wait until daylight to try it. Whirlpool Forums Addict reference: whrl.pl/ReYDye. I think where it's been sat idle for over 6 months, a sensor is now malfunctioning. Three lights are on: - Sanitize (steady) - Auto Wash (steady) this is my usual setting - Active (flashing!) 3) tilt the dishwasher whilst running, approximately 30/? I've ran a quick cycle to check and it all works properly now. I then ran a cycle with just plain water. Thank you so much, saved us the cost of an engineer or new dishwasher . I thought Bosch was a good brand ? It was an integrated dishwasher so didn't really want the hassle of taking it all out etc, but the number of positive posts here helped me decide to go for it. Tried this even though I didn't think it would work, but thought what is there to loose and dishwasher now working again. Mine is working now after: 'Best solution pull out dishwasher, Tilt 45 degree angle back and forth several times', As a registered electrician, the tilt solution will obviously not work. It arrived today, I followed Gibbo's instructions and hey presto an hour later the dishwasher is working again! I tilted backwards, cleaned away the water and the check water light is out and the washer working. Rinse aid is full tap is on, I have found no blockages anywhere. The control panel display and other lights on my Bosch Integra (Model SHX45P06UC/64) dishwasher are tucked underneath the counter top so this InfoLight feature is very useful. Like me, I had this E15 & flashing tap symbol too.... How do you tilt an integrated dishwasher ?as mine has this problem! Bosch dishwasher check water light coming on? Tipped Back and Forth 3 times. I returned to find my bosch dishwasher had been doing the same thing, over filling with water, draining and then re over filling again for several hours, check water light displayed. Great, just moved into new house and thought I was facing several hundred quid for a new dishwasher. I thin took the left side off, took out the clear plastic joined together tubes, and took out the impellor jug, which was a bit fiddly. Does't happen in my case so I must have misunderstood it. Check water light out and machine running. Could a surge have done it (I did not mention this to Bosch in case they didnt cover it ), I've rung Bosch who says it is under warranty and they've arranged a local electrician to come in and the electrician says it is "The power module", and it won't cost a thing. Amazing!!!! If it does not help, you need to turn the machine on its side, undo two screws (Torx 20) on the metal base and pry two flaps held in by these screws out from behind a retainer (which you can do with a table knife). Thanks people. I checked the both ends of the water filter and they are all clean. Checked inlet/outlet pipes, all good. Had the 'check water' light come on my Bosch dishwasher recently (2 or 3 years old!). when machine has finished this cycle am going to turn off restart and see if the light disappears. thank you so much every one, as a woman alone, i really didnt know what to do, read this and yeppy my dish washer is working, thank you, Tipping back for a few seconds has worked perfectly for us! Most companies I've dealt with want nothing to do with me when I say warranty and Aussie Consumer Law... What causes a power module to fail so early? How bizarre, just shake the machine about and it fixes the problem - did for me anyway. Turned it back on and is now working away fine during the first wash cycle. Such a relief! It totally worked. The unbalanced load detection system has interrupted the spin cycle because the laundry is unevenly distributed. Then when I push the Start button absolutely nothing happens. When it goes off, this means the cycles are complete; however, keep the door closed for a little bit because the heat inside is still very hot. When I turned it on I was confronted with the "wash" and "dry" lights (LEDs) flashing alternately. I thought that the float was faulty and that I would have to take the sides off the machine. Thanks to the tips here I seem to have fixed my problem. Hopefully is all good for future washes. Followed this advise and tilted it forward, a bit of water came out. Hi have done the tilting , checked inlet and outlet hoses , unblocked the fan under filter -used a vacuum !, took left panel off cleaned float took of hoses , programme changes from 26 mins to 35 , however stops intermittently , light comes on eventually gets to 0 and is full of water , but has cleaned the dishes. Can you post the model number please. My dishwasher won’t fill with water? Very happy. Seems lunatic, but some many peeps here say it works. A combination of the old tilt 'n' shake trick seems to have done the job for me, too. read all above, tilted, mopped and it is working perfect. Brilliant Advice!! Much appreciated, I checked this out and it does work .I took water hose off, turned off at power point and pulled machine out from uner kitchen top and layed it back on more than a 45deg angle and water come out of I dont know where and 5 min later tipped it back up and reconnected water, turned on power and hay presto it works thanks very much. I tried all of the tilting actions with no luck. No blockages in water or waste or water pipes. The first time this happened I took the machine to the serviceman and he said he could find nothing wrong (the trip in the car obviously did what the 'tipping' technique does). - YouTube Worked here in Ireland too. It seems to be o.k. Thank you so much. went to the forum I turned it on and tilted it back hey presto dishwasher working all ok. Now the rinse cycle is working :) Thanks again all. Tilting did it for me too. I tried this and along with tilting it back while it was on, I gave it a couple of gentle kicks at it's base. We had same problem - water indicator light on - checked all filters - read this forum - tilted machine , yes about a cup of water from underneath - hey presto working fine - took 30 seconds!!! saved me time and money. Thank you all. Now all woking well, thanks to all here for your advise. A HUGE thank you to whoever started this thread with the answer for how to fix my dishwasher. I assume it is when the heater goes on to heat the water. Brilliant advice everybody! Bosch dishwashers use an electronic control panel with an on/off button, delay start, buttons for each wash cycle and additional options, display panel and start button. and the bottom plate (pulls off)take care with the spade terminal attached to base plate The impellor jug(This is a white round container with 2 water connections )fitted on the inlet hose after the water inlet valve and has a multi plug fitted.Loosen the water inlet valve plastic carrier plate at rear of machine unplug 2 spade terminals(MAKE SURE ELECTRIC IS TURNED OFF) from inlet valve. I returned the unit and turned it on and the flashing 'check water' had stopped and the unit could be properly turned off. Same problem, Bosch dishwasher, 1 year old..whilst cleaning a grill pan, the oil had congieled in the base of the sink pipe where the drain for the dishwasher was routed. Excellent. I feel like Wonder Woman. Tried tilting on ours but unfortunately it did not work. Working on the dish washer for hrs got to the point were I was goin buy a new one lol had a look on here found this and thout no way but i was so wrong second go it's working as good as new lol thanks. I hope it stays that way! thank you all very much, fantastic spent all night taking off pipes taking out filters waste of time, thinking whether to give it a dam good kicking and chucking it out then read this, tipped it backwards whilst working with all pipes attached bit of water came out then perfect working thanks a lot. We did have some power cut I think overnight a few nights back as I saw the oven time was wrong . Turns out it needed a new control module and also they need to order a flow thing , crazy not even 2 years old. Just started last night. Blew through the water inlet with plastic tube and tilted the machine backwards. After opening the dishwasher door, you can see a flashing brush symbol. cleaned it up, checked the filters.. they were all blocked... cleaned those too... started again and it wouldn't start. last updated – posted 2017-Aug-24, 10:58 pm AEST posted 2017-Aug-24, 10:58 pm AEST User #296133 20576 posts. saved us so much money ! Many thanks Ken - call out man failed to spot this. Just a quick tilt back and one wet floor later the old girl is back working...No not the wife...The dishwasher. Regards. Then re-assemble. I then spun the impellor a few times and out popped the offending article. Approx half pint water appeared on kitchen floor. Bosch Dishwasher E24 / E25 Water Tap ERROR! Answer This Question. Thanks to your advice we cleaned out the outlet pipes and tilted as you recommended water light went out and dishwasher is as good as new THANK YOU. degrees, first backwards, then forwards. Answer: Bosch have an anti flood device built into the bottom of the unit. Don't buy German rubbish, cheap and nasty and made by "occupied neighbouring countries" instead buy quality engineered Japanese products made by "inferior neighbouring countries" they last a lot longer. No option but to dismantle the machine and if it breaks it so, be it. SOLVED! Thank you! A small amount of water pooled on the floor. Open the dishwasher door, on the left hand side (right at the top of the water line if your dishwasher is flooded) is a plastic cover. > > Pulled unit out, tipped to 45 degrees and about 1/4 pint of water came out from base. Complete the Add Answer Form at the bottom of this page. Just wondering about the order. Then, again did as some others have done and removed the impeller jug and bought one online for £20. I'm covered by an annual maintenance contract so I wasn't concerned about the cost, but that someone else who really needed the engineer would have to wait while s/he fixed something I could myself. Put query into Google, came up with this site, pulled machine out and tilted it backwards and forwards a few times, mopped up a bit of water and we're back in business! Tilted it back up and switch on and it's working, fingers crossed. The water tap is closed. The filter in the supply hose is clogged. I have a Bosch SGI45E16UK/09 which had the Check Water error and the fix was to replace the impeller jug. But I thought if it's not working what harm would tilting it do. Just trying a second cycle so fingers crossed. Wow didn't think it would work tipped it back and its working!!!! Having read all of these comments, thought "let's give it a go". I'm amazed. I turned off, used Numatic George to suck the water out , turned knob to reset, waited for it to click, turned it off, switched back on and its working. Best solution pull out dishwasher, Tilt 45 degree angle back and forth several times (as per many posts on here recommend) clean up any water spill, Reset and run cycle. Now working - water fault caused by leaky door - sludge preventing door closing properly. What have you tried so far? Tipping the machine backwards worked for me too! We tried tipping but eventually laid the dishwasher on its side until all the water came out( quite a lot) . Another clue I had was clicking sound when pumping like there was a probem with the pump. My Bosch Classixx was permantly stuck on drain and wouldn't progess to a rinse and hold program. ... thought it was worth adding my experience. thank you thank you thank you just pulling the machine out from the wall did the trick. posted 2017-Aug-18, 1:08 pm AEST ref: whrl.pl/ReYDye. Fantastic, had just loaded the dishes from Sunday lunch and the red light Check water came on. Check water light came on and wouldn't complete cycle. 'Check water' light went out and water came flowing through again. Great! I tried the 'tipping' truck and it us true that it solved the E15 code and check water BUT now the machine will not run any program apart from a pre-rinse without tripping the consumer unit after about five minutes. I know the pump is working and the lines are clear because the reset pumps the water out. The tilt and shake has just worked for me.....thanks everyone for hopefully the 'quick fix'!! I have saved money by not having to call an engineer. To the person who suggested the loose salt knob. Bosch SilencePlus 44 DBA dishwasher has blinking red light and not starting. I was having the exact same issue with the Check Water light. We can't actually do the repair for you, but we can help you with the information you need. This worked, the light is off and the dishwasher is working normally now. For me the steam vent into the heat exchange was missing a washer. My Classic Electronic was doing the same so I dragged it out as far as I could and managed a not quite 45 degree tip, nothing happened, I reset and tried restarting again and it is off and running on a cycle with nothing in it... sadly that is in the racks on the kitchen floor LOL but I am hoping like mad it will run a second time WITH the dishes in it :P. hahah, Tipping it back was my last resort, and it WORKED!!!!! Thank you! Have you managed to solve it yet? Got all the little bits of rubbish out of the filter too. Dragged the dishwasher out, tilted it a bit, gave it a shake, small pool of liquid came out, cleaned it up. Thanks for the above advise, wished I had looked on the internet 2 hours ago before I started disconnecting pipes etc...... Having had the check water light come on I found that the base had been filling with water (from a leak I have yet to identify) but draining this water out has fixed the problem for now. It worked a treat. Let’s clear out that depending on an error and a model of the Bosch dishwasher, the tap indicator may light up or blink. Do you pump the water out (reset)- then tilt back on a cycle and leave it to try and fix itself? I've removed the inlet water supply pipe and flushed water through it. Ours finished the cycle last night, but woke us up as the pump was trying to feed more water in and the 'check water' E15 error was displayed. Tipping the dishwasher back has also worked for me. The Bosch dishwasher is provided with a sufficiently large number of different sensors that help to control and operate the processes of implementing washing programs. Warning however!! Back to the internet and saw another post here suggesting that it could be the impeller blades on the water pump !! now. it works. it has worked but light seems to come on part way through the cycle thanks for the advice i cant seem to find the float atm can find the manual can anyone help please thanks. thankgod for the internet many thanks guys. Tilting worked - thanks all. disconnect multi plug from impellor jug. amazing this worked all i did was tip the machine for about 30 secs, a small puddle of water came out and it worked thanks i was about to buy a new machine. Having read about the impeller jug online, we disconnected the appliance removed the left hand side panel, unplugged and removed the impeller jug, blew it through (like a kazoo) then reconnected it. , it was finally working again kicked into life remembered!!!!! To repeat the tipping while runing, while stopped, for 10 mins and have a towel or rags as. 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