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Kenmore elite dishwasher takes almost 3 hours to run

Everything seems to work , when you turn it on the cycle time comes up but it doesnt count down in minutes.
cycle timmer was at 92 mins this morning ,it has already been 2 hrs and there is still 42 mins on the timer

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  • Anonymous Jan 29, 2009

    water is hot going in and the plates are hot coming out.

    just takes a very long time to run through a cycle

  • Mark Egan May 11, 2010

    Is the water coming into the dishwasher hot?

    Are the plates hot at the end of the cycle, if it ever ends?

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SOURCE: The timer on my dishwasher is really off. No

the best thing to do is replace it ... but make sure all the connectors are in place

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SOURCE: dishwasher kenmore elite model 8530899

yes
u go by quick wash its take 28 minutes

Posted on Apr 18, 2008

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SOURCE: Dishwasher runs for a long time

If your dishwasher's cycle times are too long, check these:

Water pre-heating
Cycle not completing
Water pre-heating Yourdishwasher may pre-heat the water. If so, and if the water entering thedishwasher is cool, the heater may take up to half an hour to heat thewater.

To avoid the wait, increase the incoming watertemperature before turning on the dishwasher. Do that by running thekitchen sink faucet until the water runs hot. Or increase thetemperature of the hot water to the entire house at the hot waterheater.

Warning! To lessen the risk of scalding, don't set the hot water heater temperature higher than 120 degrees Fahrenheit.

Cycle not completing

Posted on Dec 12, 2008

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SOURCE: kenmore elite dishwasher stopped in middle of cycle

My Smeg (never buying brand again) dishwasher UKSTX1 has error message e9 not covered in manual

Posted on Jan 26, 2009

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SOURCE: takes 2 hrs to run a 45 min cycle

defo a heating element fault or an ntc fault. More likely to be the element though.

Posted on Mar 12, 2010

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Here's a link to your model, showing exploded diagrams and parts lists, for future reference.

http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/part-model/Kenmore-Parts/Dishwasher-Parts/Model-66517483300/0582/0130000?pathTaken=&prst=0&shdMod=66517483300

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If your dishwasher's cycle times are too long, check these:

Water pre-heating
Cycle not completing
Water pre-heating Yourdishwasher may pre-heat the water. If so, and if the water entering thedishwasher is cool, the heater may take up to half an hour to heat thewater.

To avoid the wait, increase the incoming watertemperature before turning on the dishwasher. Do that by running thekitchen sink faucet until the water runs hot. Or increase thetemperature of the hot water to the entire house at the hot waterheater.

Warning! To lessen the risk of scalding, don't set the hot water heater temperature higher than 120 degrees Fahrenheit.

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