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Would throwing the circuit breaker help? IS there another way to reset?

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Hello - Try resetting the dishwasher by unplugging it or flipping the household circuit breaker off. Wait approximately ten minutes and if it proves to be ineffective contact a professional to move forward accurately. Unit could possibly be experiencing a communication issue with the control panel or wiring failure which would need further diagnosing.

Posted on Nov 07, 2012


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SOURCE: Frigidaire PLD4460REC Dishwasher will not start

This is very likely due to a bad main electronic control board but the only way to know for sure is to do some electrical testing with a volt/ohm meter and the wiring diagram located within the appliance. If possible use the meter and the wiring diagram to check input/output voltages looking for discrepancies between the diagram and the actual meter readings.

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Posted on Feb 03, 2009

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SOURCE: Same problem. Dishwasher won't start and wash light blinks.

If the wash light is blinking, there's an internal component problem there. Mainly the fuse is blown if it's blinking. Try to unplug the power of the unit overnight to reset it. If the same problem occurs, better have it repaired. If you can manually check the back panel of your machine to see if there's an open or shorted wire there, resoldering them could possibly fix it. The last resort is to contact a repairman to replace the burned internal electronic component.

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SOURCE: Frigidare fdb1500lfco wont start. Heat dry light

Press and hold the heat dry button and it will turn off, so dishwasher is usable again.

Posted on Jun 01, 2010

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Hi, There are several possiblities of what is happening. Since I am not there in person I will go through the steps I would ordinarily do to determine what was happening. Here is the sequence:
If the dishwasher is set up for the heavy duty, "sani-cycle" type of cycle. Then it may take quite a bit of time to start running. The reason being is that the heater in the water tank is heating up the water to above 140 degrees.
To test this, cancel the existing cycle and start again shutting off all forms of pre heating, etc.and see what then happens.
The other option would be that the timer motor (not the cancel cycle part) has failed. Since the machine appears to be new, I would get it repaired under warranty from Frigidaire if this applies.
Hope this helps,
Best Regards,

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