Why is my Zanussi dishwasher not working?

Why is my Zanussi dishwasher not working?

You will need to reset the appliance. Please take a look at the images below of our dishwashers to see how to reset an appliance. On a display like this to reset the appliance, press and hold the On/Off button on the appliance for 3 seconds. This will reset the appliance and clear any previously set programmes.

How do you reset a Zanussi washing machine door?

Resetting guide: Press the two buttons at the top (soak and pre-wash). At the same time, turn the cycle selector counter-clockwise to the delicate spin cycle. Then release the two buttons and continue turning the selector counter-clockwise all the way round to off (almost one full turn). Try to wash normally.

How do you fix a Zanussi washing machine that will not spin?


  1. Make sure that the transit bolts are removed from the back of the appliance.
  2. Make the washing machine level by raising or lowering the feet.
  3. Check if the laundry is loaded correctly.
  4. Make sure that the drain filter is not clogged.
  5. Make sure the Rinse Hold option is not selected.

What is the cause of washing machine not spinning?

Normally, your washing machine won’t go into a spin cycle until it’s been drained. The drainage hose may become clogged with debris from your clothing, or it could be kinked. If the hose is kinked or crushed, it will likely need to be replaced.

What causes a washing machine to not spin and drain?

If the washer won’t drain or spin, either something is stuck in the washing machine drain hose or pump, or the pump is broken.

What does lock symbol mean on Zanussi washing machine?

A padlock being displayed is to highlight that the ”Child lock” function has been activated. 2. When the child lock is engaged it will stop you from performing any action apart from turning the appliance on or off via button/control dial.

Where is the drain filter on a Zanussi washing machine?

The filter is located on the bottom right-hand side of the appliance.

How do you manually drain a Zanussi washing machine?

If your washing machine doesn’t have an external filter or if the above hasn’t worked:

  1. Run a spin/drain programme.
  2. Unplug the appliance.
  3. Close the tap.
  4. Put the two ends of the inlet hose in a container and let the water flow out of the hose.