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Kenmore Ultra Wash Quiet Guard 3 problem

At first I had this blinking light, after looking around the internet I found a solution via this site. I entered the control panel mode The sequence I used was: Hi Temp Wash, Heated Dry; Hi Temp Wash, Heated Dry. This did clear the blinking light and the dishwasher was able to be started, but now once it fills with water, nothing else happens. It just Hums and does nothing. What is this? Is there a pump that is burnt out? if so, what exactly needs to be replaced? Any ideas are welcome.

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Re: Kenmore Ultra Wash Quiet Guard 3 problem

Thanks Munkee,
I started having this problem, blinking green light,  three days ago with my Kenmore QG3 and finally was tired of not being able to use my dishwasher. I've had it for three years with no problems until 3 days ago. You solution, use of commands, really helped and no money wasted on tech assistance. Thanks again!!

Posted on Oct 10, 2008

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Thank you sooooo much munkee!!! We had this problem awhile back and when I called Sears they gave me the code to correct the problem but I stupidly misplaced it and could not remember where I left it. You saved us! Thanks for your thoughtfulness.

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Code worked for me! I had to open and close the DW door and them pull out the machine and rock it a couple times. Now it is working. Thanks for the simple solution!

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The quick rinse is blinking for two weeks now nothing turns it off, pulled it out to replace floor now what!

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Re: Kenmore Ultra Wash Quiet Guard 3 problem

Hi munkee, The fact you can hear the hum but no wash sounds like the main pump (motor) is stuck. The solution to this is to get to the motor impellor turn by hand and free up the rotation of the pump, and then put it back into the machine. If you are unable to free up the motor, then it is seized and a new motor will be required. Regards

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