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I have Kitchen Aid dishwasher that all of a sudden has no power, no lights, water in the base of the machine. Please help.

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    Kim Clark Dec 22, 2008

    I have a Kitchenaid dishwasher with no power too! Just happened. Worked fine through the last cycle. Model KUDP01FLSS6 Serial No. FR4406561.

  • rs94 Dec 23, 2008

    Same problem, finished a cycle, then nothing, dead.

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99% of the time it is the thermal fuse on the control board. I have seen this about 12 times now. In one of the cases i found the circuit it was wired to, was way overloaded and was browning out power to the dishwasher.

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Replaced the Thermal Fuse... still didn't work. Pulled out the dishwasher and found a nice little nest of mice. They chewed through the electrical cord. Replaced it and now have power but cycle won't start. I saw something about pushing a series of buttons to reset the machine so I am going to go try that. I expect it to work.

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Thermal fuse on the control needs to be replaced

Posted on Dec 23, 2008

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