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I replaced the dishwasher heating element, but water still wont heat. Now what?

I replaced the heating elemment but still not heating water. Now what should I check?

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  • Diane Barackman Dec 03, 2012

    yea!! i tried the solution suggested by jdenyer232 and it worked! my dishes are spotless once again!!!

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SOURCE: water not heating up in the dishwasher

This appears to have the controls on the front , this unit the heat relay on the control board would separate from the control board causing the unit to quit heating. the control is located in the panel right behind the push buttons. you will either have to replace the control or you may be able to resolder the relay if the board has not been damaged

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I believe its pressing heated dry, normal, heated dry, normal keys withing 6 seconds. There should be a tech sheet attached to the toe panel at the bottom front of the machine.

Posted on Feb 20, 2009

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SOURCE: How to replace a heating element on a Whirlpool dishwasher

remove kick plate, look inside the tube to see where the element goes thru the tube. there are two plastic nuts, turn off power, disconnect wire terminals, remove nuts, pull old element thru inner tube, relace in reverse order.

Posted on Mar 12, 2009

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SOURCE: Stays in wash cycle Whirlpool Dishwasher Du1050SS

my repairman contacted whirlpool about my washing machine staying on
wash.. to his surprise.. and mine.. and his co=workers.. this is the answer,
it worked.. and we have never heard this before.

In your original istallation booklet it tells you to let the dishwasher run til its complete
the first time you use it as it may rinse twice... my original installation man told me this also.

however.. if you suffer a "blip" in your electricity.. it could put the little dishwasher "brain"
out of whack.. it can run as long as 3 to 4 hours on wash to reset itself.. if you stop it
(like others have mentioned.. and which I did also).. it doesn't complete the reset and it
will attempt to do it the next time..

answer?.. just let it go once as unnerving as this is.. it works.. They did mention that
if it went to 5 hours.. call your repairman because you need a new mechanism.

karen in Dothan

Posted on Apr 03, 2009

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