Miele diamond dishwasher - standing water?

dani2013April 14, 2013

When I remove the drain thingy at the bottom of my dishwasher to clean out all the food scraps and guck I notice there is water in the drain area. Is this normal?
Apologies for the lack of technical language!

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dadoes

Surely. No dishwasher can drain 100% of the water. A small residual amount in the pump sump/filter area is normal.

    Bookmark   April 14, 2013 at 12:52PM
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xedos

it's normal, it's called a sump.

    Bookmark   April 15, 2013 at 6:15PM
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