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Will not start after pushing start button

I push start button and the red light will blink e3 times but will not start This happened before and someone gave me a long code and it fixed the problem. kenmore elite dishwasher model #66517263400 sreial #FS1902016

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  • kathy0365 Mar 13, 2009

    That worked

    Thank you very much

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Hi!

Error code E3 displays when the water heater element does not work properly or the filter mesh is blocked. Try cleaning the filter mesh.

Press this sequence to reset it-- heated dry-normal wash-heated dry-normal wash.

If it doesn't have heated dry button then press heated wash button instead.
Please ask for any clarifications.

Thanks
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Check the door is fit properly.also unplug the unit ang plug after some time and check.

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The two thermostats on the base has the problems.change then and the error will be cleared.the cost of the thermostats are near to $17.you can get the thermostat atr
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Hi if u do a reset then ur problem will get solved... the procedure for reset is by toggling between (Hi Temp) and then (Heated Dry) three times!!!!
thank u!!!

Posted on Mar 13, 2009

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