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Viking professional dishwasher DFUD142 panel lights flashing, and cannot turn of pump, need to cut power, will not go on? worked perfectly 4 yrs. what to do? repair man did not fix.

Dishwasher pump runs when turn on, and panel lights top door not working, will not turn on, pump does not turn off, cut circut breaker. repair man said drain pluged. cleaned drain, still will not work. do we need door safety switch or do we have bad temperature sensor,or bad timer? not fixed after repair man left, need help, parts numbers, do not have owners manuals. bought 2008. help please? need solution fast.

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more than likely the door saftey switch is broken, check your owners manual

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Based on your post, I suspect you mean the drain pump is running as is common for Asko built machines such as your Viking with this scenario/error. I have good news...It is likely nothing very serious, but the "resolve" requires some investigation on your part.

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If the unit works fine after resetting the power/breaker and soaking up any water present, it can likely be chalked up to a drain back-up or obstruction in the drain hose or pump...
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Hope this helps move you forward, or even better resolves the issue altogether. Let me know of course, I will help you move further if necessary. Good luck.

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depends on what he is required to do to gain access to the control panel. if you are handy with tools and are comfortable doing the repair... buy the part and replace it yourself.

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