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Help w/ Countertop Dishwasher Connection/Adapter

Howabout one more suggestion. What do you think about this suggestion? Take the sprayhead to your local hardware store and there you will find the solution. A fitting that you will do the job, one ...
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GE dishwasher sound proofing material

It does more than you think. If you put some thought into it you'll realize that the sound it's intended to dampen travels laterally though it--out the gaps in your cabinetry--and not just through the ...
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GE dishwasher sound proofing material

It is pretty flimsy. The appliance part stores show a replacement for it that looks pretty much the same as what you've got. Maybe they decided the machine just doesn't need heavy insulation It's safe ...
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Dishwasher wash motor won't spin, gets hot

From the manual: Manual Test the wash motor capacitor. NOTE: A faulty capacitor may cause the motor to "hum", not start, or start slowly. A. Discharge the capacitor by touching the leads ...
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How can I secure my dishwasher in its opening under a granite countertop?

There is always a 3/4 inch play wood on top of cabinets, onto the granite is mounted. On your photo I see a metal latch attached to the dishwasher sticking out, made for to be screwed onto plywood.
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How can I secure my dishwasher in its opening under a granite countertop?

Some models have holes along the sides of the door opening so that you can attach the dishwasher to the cabinets on either side rather than to the countertop. I can't really tell if that's the case ...
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How can I secure my dishwasher in its opening under a granite countertop?

The solution to your problem is extremely simple. Trust me. :-) The dishwasher right now is setting wrong. You need to push the dishwasher inward for a good 3 or more inches. There is plenty room ...
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How can I secure my dishwasher in its opening under a granite countertop?

I typically use construction adhesive and glue a strip of plywood to the underside of solid surface counters to provide a mounting point for a small 3/4" #8 wood screw. I like the expandable ...
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Can I route a dishwasher drain hose into drain pipe in crawl space?

in this scenario if there is no room to hook up drain above the floor it is acceptable and legal to have your drain installed into the crawl space as long there is a permanent access panel or door ...
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Why does my GFCI outlet trip when I touch it to the wall box?

You need to check the overall grounding of the house. The starting point for that is your main panel. While retrofitting ground for individual circuits is a legitimate thing to do, it is dependent on ...
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Why does my GFCI outlet trip when I touch it to the wall box?

Shunting white “neutral” to the ground pin “fixed” the humming, and the door felt like an inanimate object… a good thing. NO. Just no. That's called "bootlegging ground". It fixes nothing ...
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Why does my GFCI outlet trip when I touch it to the wall box?

Thanks for the clarification. Don't connect ground to neutral on the GFCI. I suspect that there's a bit of voltage on the ground of the box you're installing the outlet in. The old outlet had ground ...
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