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I don't know how old the dishwasher is, it was here when we moved in. I loaded the washer and it got part way through the wash cycle and never finished. It has water standing in the bottom and won't empty out or run. We have done 100's of load in the dishwasher before( we have been here for over 1 year) and never had this happen before. How can I fix the problem?

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  • lynnepaula Nov 13, 2008

    I know the power is good, I tried another outlet that I know works. Can you tell me where the panel is to remove and how to get to the circuit board. I don't know anything about this type of stuff.

  • maxmeeker Dec 10, 2008

    Same exact problem as state above

  • andyross33 Dec 24, 2008

    I have the same problem. Wife opened up during the cycle to get a cup, and now the washer has water sitting in bottom with what appears to be no power at the controls (no buttons working, no LEDs working). Checked the power to the unit and of course that is not the problem.



  • jjrose2001 Dec 29, 2008

    I am having the same problem with water remaining in the tub after my dishwasher goes through the entire cycle. How do I get it to drain?

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Sounds as if you may have blowna fuse on the control board, i would check incoming ower supply first for 110v. if power supply is good i would reomve the panel and check the circuit board for a a fuse that might have blown little white fuse attached to the side of the electronic control

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  • Ron Coons
    Ron Coons Nov 14, 2008

    i suggest geting someone with a little bit of mechaniacl knowledge, wouldnt want to reccomend a reapair in which you may get hurt/electrocuted trying to save $100

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