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Old 03-27-2018, 04:35 AM   #1
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Dishwasher Drain

For those with the dishwasher, does it drain up to the P-trap in the sink above or does it go down into the belly? I'm wanting to install one but unsure if it can drain up above the height of the dishwasher.
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Old 03-27-2018, 08:08 AM   #2
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I installed ours and the drain line connects to a Y fitting in the vertical drain behind the spice cabinet. It had a knockout plug in it from the factory that I had to remove without it falling down into the tank, but I did it.
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I can confirm the Y in the vertical section of the drain line, because we don't have the Dish Washer, BUT RW installed the Y with the "Knockout" missing and we filled the Galley Tank one day and had a minor flood under the Island Counter because of water coming out of that Y.
And Brad, remember these RWs don't have "P Traps" just those Hepvo Waterless Traps
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Thanks Jim and Michelle & Ann! I couldn't remember and you are right, no P-trap. I may not be able to do what I want, as it may be too high up to drain.
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I don't know about the new Redwoods, but my 2012 36RL has a hepvo for the galley drain, and P-Traps for the Lav sink, Shower drain and my Washing machine drain in the bedroom slide out. Just like home dishwasher installations, Fisher Paykel dishwashers require the use of a high loop in the dishwasher drain line. Simply loop it to the counter-top height and secure the drain line with a zip tie to a cleat just under the counter-top.

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Thanks Chris, I do remember seeing the high loop, but I never paid attention to where it actually connected to the drain.
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Brad, IIRC there is a auto vent or mechanical vent on the top of the plumbing, tail piece type Wye fitting with the dishwasher drain on it and then the hepvo then to the tank. I will have to pull our spice rack out to take a picture next time we get in the RW.

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Thanks Chris!
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Brad, Finally got around to removing the spice rack drawer. Pictures show how I used the provided bend support to keep the hose up high as possible without the hose kinking. Tail piece for dishwasher drain is below the Hepvo valve entering the drain pipe directly into the galley tank.

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Brad, Finally got around to removing the spice rack drawer. Pictures show how I used the provided bend support to keep the hose up high as possible without the hose kinking. Tail piece for dishwasher drain is below the Hepvo valve entering the drain pipe directly into the galley tank.

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Super thanks Chris! I've downloaded these and now I need to try to find that fitting you show where the drain connects. It looks like it was specifically made for that purpose.

I'm trying to figure out if the drain can be higher than the top of the dishwasher. I suppose with that loop all the way up to the deck, I probably should be able to have the drain higher, but I guess I should check the Fisher Paykal manual as well.
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