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Clean light flashing and unit wont run

Clean light is flashing and the machine will not start. the drain unit button does work and start the pump to drain

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  • peteg123 Jan 27, 2009

    worked perfict but the switch togeling was heated dry - normal, heat dry -normal per the trouble guide. This saved my sister from haveing to get in a service man. thanks a lot

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You can open the lowe racess panel of d/w and you find a techsheet/ trouble shooter, in ther they will explain how to reset a clean light blinkin 7 times.. you can try pushing the "sani-rinse"---"heated dry"--- "sani-rinse" --- "heated dry"... toggling these buttons will triggor a test mode, youl know your in it for all the lights will light, close the door and wait 30 secs or so, the reopen door and cancel cycle, after it runs for 2min it will be ready fro you to start using again.. of the clean light issue returns, id recommned calling for service

Posted on Jan 24, 2009

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    Ron Coons Jan 27, 2009

    yea that to is a "toggle", this is a wierd fault in htisd unit, if it happens again or with any sort of frequency, i would advise calling a service man, for its possible that there is truely a problem, the first time i chaulk it up to a flukey fault! glad i could help!

  • Carolyne Sanchey
    Carolyne Sanchey Mar 25, 2014

    thank you saves me

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