Troubleshooting Guide

Having dishwasher issues? We want to help. Look for your problem in the list below and click to find answers to your questions and solutions.

Dishwasher isn’t working

Dishwasher won’t turn on? Or is it on but the cycle won’t advance? Find out what’s going on.

Cleaning Issues

Is there an odor in your dishwasher? Or are you dishes not getting clean? See how to keep your dishwasher fresh and cleaning well.

Amana® dishwasher loaded with dishes
Bottom interior of Amana® dishwasher
Close up of dishwasher rack

Issues with door, detergent/rinse aid dispenser and lights

Door or detergent door not closing? Or is a light flashing? Find the source of the problem.

Dishes aren’t drying

Dishwasher is Leaking

Is water coming from the door or underneath? Find possible causes and solutions.

Still Having Issues?

You may need a professional repair. Or, if your dishwasher is over 10 years old, it may be time for replacement. Amana has great dishwashers at a great value — check out the latest.