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Dishwasher Jenn Air JDB-5, fills, won't run cycle after filter was cleaned.

I cleaned the filter, due to the dishwasher whining during the cycle. I had read that a dirty filter can cause this noise. I followed directions I found online, unplugged the unit and removed the appropriate parts and put them back in as I had removed them. The filter was very dirty, I cleaned it and the area where it was resting, taking care to replace everything I had disturbed that was related to the dishwasher. I put it back together, and put a cup of vinegar on the top rack, and ran a short cycle. The unit ran great, i could hear the water splashing around inside, and it was super quiet. I was very excited. I loaded the dishwasher up and now it just fills, after a minute or so it stops filling and, i can hear a faint hum, this will go on for about 2 or so minutes, and then the unit will just simply go dark, all the LEDs turn off, no cycle runs, soap isn't dispensed, the unit doesn't even drain the water. Any ideas what I could have done to cause this behavior?

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SOURCE: Dishwasher fills and drains, but water is not

Hi jpcoop,

Please look at my Tip I wrote about how to ensure your dishwasher is washing correctly, I believe your dishwasher should be cleaned in this manner at least once a month:

CLICK HERE - > DISHWASHER NOT CLEANING WELL...

Hope it helps

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