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Whirlpool ADP5966 fault code F8

My dishwasher is showing fault code F8 and doesn't work. Has anyone had the same problem and know a fix?

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Re: Whirlpool ADP5966 fault code F8

Just choose another prog setting and hold the start button in for a few seconds.

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