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Lock lit on front panel

Somehow the dishwasher has "locked". There is a padlock on the front panel with an indicator light. I have no idea how it lit up or why? The dishwasher will not operate in this mode. How do you turn off?

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  • Jessia Adelman Jun 25, 2007

    press and hold the "Heated Dry" button for 5 seconds and it will unlock.

  • mike3764 Dec 23, 2007


    The key lock light stays on. I held the heated dry button for 4 seconds and the light still stays on. I think it may be the control board, but I am not sure. Can anyone help me please?

  • kaaas Dec 27, 2007

    We bought this model 2 years ago and are now experiencing a problem for the 4th time. the unit will not start, and we were previously told that our domestic hot water is too hot for the unit's thermostat to operate properly. The recommended solution was to bring the water temperature up coming out of the spigot prior to starting the dishwasher. Unfortunately, my wife forgot to do this this week and the unit again failed to start. The last repair technician gave me a progression of pushing the unit's button to correct the problem but I cannot find where I placed the directions. Are you familiar with what "code" order to push?

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Here is the link for the user manual if you need it in the future; http://shared.whirlpoolcorp.com/assets/pdfs/literature/Use%20and%20Care%20Guide%20-%208535039.pdf Thanks for letting us know you found a solution :)

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