Professional Dishwasher Repair Services in Joelton and Nashville

Dishwasher Repair in the Nashville area is a specialty of Robs Appliance Plus. Call Robs Appliance Plus for immediate and efficient dishwasher repair in the Nashville Area. We offer repair services for most of your top brands, including Kitchenaid dishwasher repair, Bosch dishwasher repair, and many other manufacturers. We generally service Gallatin to Kingston Springs and Brentwood to Pleasantview.

One of the Robs Appliance Plus repair technicians will always reach your house in a timely manner, regardless of whether your dishwasher isn’t cleaning properly, there is water left over after a cycle, or the soap dispenser is damaged.

Robs Appliance Plus will take on any size or type of dishwasher maintenance, repair, or installation project.

Common Dishwasher Problems

Common Problems With Dishwashers?

Dishwashers are incredibly convenient appliances that make our lives easier by handling the task of cleaning dirty dishes. However, dishwashers can experience various problems over time, like any other household appliance. 

Here are some common issues that people often encounter with dishwashers:

  • Poor cleaning performance: One of the most common complaints is when a dishwasher fails to clean dishes properly. It can happen for various reasons, such as clogged spray arms, a worn-out pump, failing to rinse dishes of large food scraps, or even a malfunctioning water inlet valve. Overloading the dishwasher or using incorrect detergent can also lead to poor cleaning results.
  • Leaking water: Water leakage is another frequent problem with dishwashers. Leaks can occur from different areas, including the door, the hoses, or the dishwasher’s bottom. Damaged door gaskets, loose connections, build up of decomposing food at the bottom of the door, or cracked hoses are possible causes of water leakage. The most common cause it actually incorrect installation where the dishwasher wasn’t leveled left to right or front to back. This can cause the water to leak out from the bottom of the pan where there is often no gasket. 
  • Persistent odors: It can be frustrating if your dishwasher emits unpleasant odors even after a wash cycle. This issue often arises due to food particles and debris trapped in the dishwasher’s filter, spray arms, or other hard-to-reach areas. These areas can become a breeding ground for bacteria, resulting in persistent odors and even leaks. Be sure to rinse large food particles off before loading your dishwasher and if equipped, clean the filter screen regularly.
  • Noisy operation: While dishwashers make some noise during operation, excessively loud or unusual noises can indicate a problem. A faulty motor, worn-out bearings, a defective pump, or loose components within the dishwasher can cause this.

If you need help fixing a problem or require technical expertise, it’s best to consult a professional appliance repair technician to avoid further damage. Robs Appliance Plus is a great choice.


Dishwasher Brands We Repair

At Rob’s Appliance Plus, we specialize in repairing a wide range of dishwasher brands. Our expert technicians are well-equipped to handle repairs to various models and make. Here are some of the dishwasher brands we repair:

  • Bosch: Bosch dishwashers are known for their durability and innovative features. Our technicians are experienced in repairing common issues such as water leakage, pump problems, and control panel malfunctions.
  • Samsung:Samsung dishwashers offer advanced technology and sleek designs. Whether you’re facing issues with the motor, spray arm, or drainage system, our team can effectively diagnose and repair Samsung dishwasher problems.
  • KitchenAid:KitchenAid is a trusted brand known for its high-quality appliances, including dishwashers. If your KitchenAid dishwasher is experiencing issues like faulty heating elements, clogged filters, or malfunctioning sensors, our technicians can provide reliable repairs.
  • Whirlpool: Whirlpool dishwashers are popular for their user-friendly features and efficient cleaning performance. Whether you’re dealing with a malfunctioning pump, a broken spray arm, or a malfunctioning control board, our technicians can address Whirlpool dishwasher repairs effectively.
  • Maytag: Maytag dishwashers are built to last, but occasional breakdowns can still occur. If you’re experiencing problems like a malfunctioning dispenser, a faulty motor, or a leaky door, our repair experts have the knowledge to resolve these issues efficiently.
  • GE: GE dishwashers are known for their reliability and versatility. From fixing issues with the water inlet valve to troubleshooting control panel problems, our skilled technicians are well-versed in repairing GE dishwasher models.
  • Kenmore: Kenmore dishwashers are widely used and come in various models. Our technicians have the expertise to handle repairs to Kenmore dishwashers, regardless of the specific model and your issues. Please note, Kenmore is a brand name only sold by Sears. Various manufacturers build models for Sears and then Sears puts their Kenmore name on them. Robs Appliance Plus can tell you who actually manufactured your dishwasher.
  • Viking: Viking dishwashers are known for their high-quality craft skills. Our technicians have the expertise to handle repairs to Viking dishwashers, addressing issues such as motor malfunctions, drainage problems, or faulty sensors.
  • Whirlpool:Whirlpool dishwashers are widely used and trusted for efficient cleaning performance. Whether you’re dealing with a malfunctioning pump, a broken spray arm, or a malfunctioning control board, our technicians can effectively diagnose and repair Whirlpool dishwasher problems.
  • And more.

Please note that this is not an exhaustive list, and we also provide repair services for other dishwasher brands. Our skilled technicians are equipped to handle various dishwasher models and can assist you in restoring the functionality of your appliance repair service needs.

Troubleshooting Dishwasher Problems

When troubleshooting dishwasher problems related to heat, grease, and the cleanliness of dishes, glasses, cups, bowls, and silverware (knives, forks, and spoons), it’s essential to approach the process systematically. Start by ensuring the dishwasher is plugged in, and the circuit breaker is functioning. Check that the door secures dishes, glasses, cups, bowls, and silverware is closed correctly and engaging the door switch. If the dishwasher fails to start, refer to the user manual or manufacturer’s website for guidance.

If dishes, glasses, cups, bowls, and silverware are not being cleaned effectively, inspect the spray arms for clogs caused by grease or food particles. Clear any obstructions in the nozzles to improve cleaning efficiency. Use the appropriate detergent and check the water temperature to optimize cleanliness and remove stubborn grease. Check that the interior of the dishwasher itself is clean as this can point to a separate issue. Should the issue persist, it may result from a faulty pump inlet valve, or a motor requiring professional repair assistance.

Leaking problems can arise from a damaged door gasket, allowing heat and water to escape. Inspect and clean the gasket thoroughly, ensuring proper sealing when closing the door. Don’t  forget to check the seal at the bottom of the door. Also, check for loose hose connections or a malfunctioning inlet valve that can cause leaks. Remember to turn off the dishwasher’s water supply if such issues are detected and seek professional help to diagnose and resolve the problem.

Always prioritize safety and consult the appliance’s user manual or the manufacturer’s troubleshooting resources before attempting repairs. If you need more clarification or are uncomfortable with addressing the problem yourself, it’s advisable to contact a professional appliance repair technician at Robs Appliance Plus.

Reliable Dishwasher Repair Services

Finding Reliable Dishwasher Repair Services

Finding reliable dishwasher repair services can be essential when you encounter issues with your dishwasher and need professional assistance. Here are some steps you can follow to find a dependable dishwasher repair service company:

  1. Ask for recommendations:Seeking recommendations from trusted individuals can lead you to reliable dishwasher repair services with proven track records.
  2. Online research: Utilizing online platforms like Google and resources to check customer reviews and ratings can provide insights into the reputation and reliability of different appliance repair companies providing dishwasher repair services. Take the time to actually read the reviews instead of just counting stars. You will learn much more about your prospective company that way..
  3. Experience and expertise:Look for dishwasher repair services with a solid track record and experience in the industry. A company that has been in business for a significant period is more likely to have encountered various dishwasher issues and acquired the necessary skills to handle the repair job effectively.
  4. Obtain multiple quotes: Reaching out to multiple dishwasher repair services and comparing quotes will help you find a balance between cost and value while considering the reputation and expertise of each service provider. Be sure to get both a service call and a labor quote. Some companies include labor in their service calls to be more transparent. That’s what Robs Appliance Plus does.

By following these steps, you can increase your chances of finding a reliable dishwasher repair service company that can efficiently diagnose and do its job to fix any issues with your appliance, allowing you to enjoy its optimal performance once again.

Why Choose Us?

When choosing a repair service for your dishwasher, there are several reasons why Robs Appliance Plus stands out from the competition.

  1. Expertise and Experience: Our highly skilled technicians have extensive knowledge and experience in repairing dishwashers of most makes and models. We have seen and resolved many dishwasher problems, from minor issues to complex repairs. Rest assured that your dishwasher is in capable hands when you choose us.
  2. Timely and Efficient Service: We understand the importance of a functioning dishwasher in your household and prioritize quick and efficient service. Our technicians come to your door on time, fully stocked with the equipment and, most likely, parts needed to quickly identify and resolve the issue. We aim to minimize disruption to your daily routine and have your dishwasher up and running as soon as possible, so we often pre-diagnose and pre-order a replacement part, so the first visit is the only visit.
  3. Quality Repairs: At Robs Appliance Plus, we believe in delivering lasting solutions. We don’t believe in quick fixes that only lead to recurring issues. Our technicians thoroughly diagnose the problem, identify the root cause, and provide comprehensive repairs that ensure the problem is resolved effectively. We use genuine parts and follow industry best practices to guarantee the quality of our repairs.
  4. Affordable Pricing: We are aware that unanticipated appliance repairs might be expensive. That’s why we offer competitive and transparent pricing for our dishwasher repair services. We try to provide upfront quotes so you know exactly what to expect before we begin any work. This isn’t always possible as we can’t always be sure of the problem until we are there, but, we aim to deliver value for your money without compromising on the quality of our service.
  5. Warranty and Support:We stand behind the quality of our repairs and offer a full 1 year warranty on diagnostics and labor, plus 1 year warranty on most parts. Call us if any issues arise after the repair; we will assist you. Our dedicated customer support team can address any post-service concerns and give you the peace of mind you deserve.

Regarding dishwasher repair, Robs Appliance Plus is the name you can trust. Choosing us will be the right decision for all your dishwasher repair needs. 


Here are some frequently asked questions.

How can I tell if my dishwasher needs repair?

For this matter, if you find residue, grease, or food particles on your glasses, cups, bowls, and silverware (knives, forks, or spoons) after a cleaning cycle, it suggests a problem with the dishwasher’s water jets or filtration system. Additionally, suppose you notice that the water doesn’t heat properly during the wash cycle, resulting in inadequate cleaning and persistent food debris. In that case, it means that your dishwasher machine requires professional attention.

Can I repair my dishwasher myself?

Some minor issues like clogged filters or spray arms can be fixed by homeowners. However, a professional should address more complex problems to avoid further damage.

Can I use regular dish soap in my dishwasher?

No, it would be best if you did not use regular dish soap in a dishwasher as it creates excessive suds and can damage the machine. Only use dishwasher-specific detergent for optimal results. Robs Appliane plus does not recommend the use of pods. Not all machines use the same amount of detergent, and adding the blue rinse aid at the same time as your detergent is a complete waste of its designed benefits.

Why is my dishwasher not drying dishes properly?

Inadequate drying can be caused by factors such as a malfunctioning heating element or a problem with the drying fan. A dishwasher repair technician can diagnose the issue and replace the faulty component to restore proper drying performance. If you have hard or soft water, we recommend using a rinse aid to help most of the water to rinse off leaving less work for your dishwasher drying system.

Is it normal for my dishwasher to have a long cycle?

Dishwasher cycles can vary in length depending on the make and model. However, notice a significant increase in the cycle duration, or it takes excessively long to complete. An issue with the motor, pump, or water inlet valve may require inspection and repair. Newer dishwashers have a smaller wash motor, so they have incorporated a diverter system to send water to only the top or bottom at any given time, allowing the dishwasher to still output good water pressure. This means the dishwasher needs to run longer.

Is it normal for my dishwasher to make noise?

Dishwashers produce some noise during operation, but excessive or unusual noises may indicate a problem with the motor, pump, or other components that require repair. Lower priced models with the timer instead of electronic controls do tend to be louder.

Are you repairing any home appliance repairs besides the dishwasher?

Yes, aside from dishwashers, our appliance repair technicians can handle a wide range of home appliance repairs, including your refrigerator, freezer, washing machine, dryer, oven, stove, microwave, and more.

Get Expert Help With Robs Appliance Repair

Need professional assistance with your dishwasher? Look no further than Robs Appliance Plus! Our expert technicians are here to provide top-notch service and get your dishwasher back in working order.

Don’t let a malfunctioning dishwasher disrupt your daily routine any longer. Contact us at (615) 766-4485.