Question about Whirlpool 24 in. ADP5962 Free-standing Dishwasher

2 Answers

Phillips whirlpool dishwasher

The water is not heating up so the dishwasher is not moving through the program. I know there is a reset switch underneath but I can't find it.

Posted by on

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Well, the other poster is wrong, some models do heat, the Kenmore Ultrawash (which is made by Whirlpool for Sears) keeps the water in the cycle while it "senses" it's temperature and cleanliness. It will stop the timing cycle while it heats the water to the preferred temp. If your dishwasher is like this model and does not cycle through, then most likely it is the thermal fuse. If not, it could be the heating element.

There is at least one on all models, sometimes more, but for most it is located in the door near, or on the motherboard. Very easy to swap out and probably less than $25. You'll need to kill the power before attempting any service. Take the door panel off from the inside, unplug the fuse and install the new one. Presto!

Posted on Feb 04, 2008

Ad
  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 625 Answers

No dishwasher heats up the wash water, even the commercial ones rely on an external heater. The coil that's in the bottom is for drying the dishes only! There is no reset on the machine. Try resetting the circuit breaker if it's hard wired.

Posted on Sep 01, 2007

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Why Whirlpool ADG-6558/1 IX stops sometimes the wash cycle after 15/30 min?


reset the panel by hitting normal-- heat dry NOT at the same time until all lights flash then push cancel and it should start. element is going bad

Jun 02, 2014 | Whirlpool Dishwashers

1 Answer

I have a Whirlpool Gold Quiet Series Plus, Model GU940SCGT3, not working. It ran a cycle, cleaned the dishes, but the water didn't drain and the "CLEAN" light is stuck on. It is now...


Hi


If clean light is blinking then it may be an issue with heater circuit, door switch or wash pump, please reset the power to the dishwasher. After, 5 minutes check if you are still getting the same error. If yes, then it is a water heating fault. To resolve this error try pressing this reset sequence-- Heat Dry - Normal - Heat Dry - Normal or High Temp - Air Dry - High Temp - Air Dry or Hi Temp Scrub, energy saver dry, Hi Temp Scrub, energy saver dry or High Temp Wash-Heated Dry-High Temp Wash-Heated Dry. Now let the unit run for 2-3 minutes and then you press the Cancel/Drain button and allow it to completely drain and reset. If this doesn't work then it's an issue with the wash pump not pumping the water past the heater efficiently or due to lack of water to heat. Please make sure that heater is not open circuited and is heating the water efficiently. You'll have to check the heater using a multimeter; the meter should read between 3000 to 3300 ohms (Use multimeter on Rx1 ohm setting). If heater is fine then make sure water pressure is optimum and fill valve is working fine. Hope this helps... Please post back if you need more information.


Daniel

Aug 31, 2011 | Whirlpool Gold 24 in. Built-In Dishwasher...

1 Answer

I have a Whirlpool GU2400XTP, clean light blinks, 7 times, made the reset process, worked but in the middle of the cycle cancel the process and the light blinks 7 times again. Water is at normal temp since...


Hello, Thank You for using FixYa. I will be helping you today.This is a problem that haunts most techs. It is not sensing a rise in water temps. We find moving the door switches positions just move the one from the right to the left and vise versa dont unplug them just switch them. It can be a failed heating element also and if you order the element i believe it comes with a new control. But try the switch flip flop before replacing the element.sometimes the door latch dont hit both switches and the one it misses is the one that powers the element so switching them around fixes these some times.
Thank You and please rate my answer if it was helpful..

Jun 10, 2011 | Whirlpool GU2400XTP Built-in Dishwasher

1 Answer

Very low water flow on the upper deck of the dishwasher. I know there is a button sequence to push to "reenergize" the flow, but can not rmember it. Do you know it?


Hello & Welcome to FixYa

Though you can reset the control by pressing two buttons in sequence 3-4 times:

High temp wash-heated dry-high temp wash-heated dry

If it won't work after the reset then I believe the water inlet valve needs replacement. Please get back to me if you have any other questions.

Kevin

Feb 01, 2011 | Whirlpool 24 in. DU1148XTP Built-in...

1 Answer

After starting dishwasher to do a normal wash with heated dry, the dishwasher stops and Clean light blinks 7 times, pauses and this continues until I reset the machine. After reset it goes to rinse only...


Hi

Please check if the clean light is blinking 7 times. If yes then please reset the power to the dishwasher. After, 5 minutes check if you are still getting the same error. If yes, then it is a water heating fault. To resolve this error try pressing this reset sequence-- Heat Dry - Normal - Heat Dry - Normal or High Temp - Air Dry - High Temp - Air Dry.

If this doesn’t work then its an issue with the heater circuit, door switch, wash pump not pumping the water past the heater efficiently or due to lack of water to heat. Please make sure that heater is not open circuited and is heating the water efficiently. If heater is fine then make sure water pressure is optimum and fill valve is working fine.

Please post back for further assistance.

Daniel

Aug 20, 2010 | Whirlpool 24 in. DU1148XTP Built-in...

2 Answers

Dishwasher won't heat water. I can't find where to


not a common problem,remove the rear panel at the bottom the element sits in front of the motor,check to see if the element is open circut,the things that can cause this fault are element,wiring,pcb,thermistor or fat buildup in the pressure chamber under the filter.hope this helps

May 01, 2010 | Asko 24 in. D3350 Dishwasher

1 Answer

Whirlpool dishwasher DU840SWP. soap dispenser not opening during cycle


Does the washer heat the water during the hot cycle. If it does, your soap dispenser module in the door is faulty. To install, you need to pull power plug out first,then sit on a chair in front of the door and then open the door towards yourself. Once open unscrew those screws along the perimeter of the door to enable you to remove outer panel. Once off, you can view how to remove soap dispenser. If water does not get hot, check the heater element and/or the reset (over temperature switch). Note, top rotator must move freely as well to allow hot water dispersion which on some occasions activates the soap dish. On other occasions it uses a solenoid switch.

Oct 03, 2009 | Whirlpool Gold 24 in. Built-In Dishwasher...

2 Answers

The clean light is on we can not start the washer


It may be a heat issue. It may not be heating up properly and that will cause it to not start. You may need to reset your panel. It depends on what dishwasher you have, but on the internet, type in your dishwasher number and the word reset. There should be something out there to let you know what buttons you push to reset it. For instance some Whirlpools are hit the Heated Dry button, then the Normal, then Heated Dry button again then Normal button again - push in a sequence and that will start diagnostics and reset the machine. Other Whirlpools are similiar, just find it on the internet. That should reset it, but you still have to find out why it did that. Make sure you turn on the hot water faucet in your sink and get the water as hot as you can before you start your dishwasher. Improper heating can cause it.

Jul 28, 2009 | Whirlpool Dishwashers

2 Answers

Whirlpool dishwasher won't start


I have had the same problem with my dishwasher. I.e., the buttons don't respond (no LED) when you press them. Only the "Cancel/Drain" light works and the dishwasher reacts to cancel/drain. I found a diagnostic in the kick panel that has you press; "heated dry, normal, heated dry, normal" within 6 seconds and the washer goes through a diagnostic. All of the tests perform as they should and at the end the washer works again. I don't know why unless doing this resets the circuit board. Does anyone know?

Jan 04, 2009 | Whirlpool 24 in. DU1100XTPS Built-in...

4 Answers

Whirlpool dishwasher reset code


Yup, found it on another site..I had the same issue today.

Reset code: Push 1. Heat Dry 2. Normal 3. Heat Dry 4. Normal

wait about 2 minutes as the controller resets itself. You should see all the leds flash on and then wash and rinse leds stay on for about 30 seconds. A minute or so later ..presto, my machine worked again.

My machine is not the GU3200XTP, but in the same Whirlpool tall tub series (same manual) so leds may not have the same name.

Mark

Oct 19, 2008 | Whirlpool 24 in. GU3200XTP Built-in...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Whirlpool 24 in. ADP5962 Free-standing Dishwasher Logo

162 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Whirlpool Dishwashers Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Oloyede Monsuru

Level 3 Expert

1417 Answers

Mike

Level 3 Expert

4349 Answers

Are you a Whirlpool Dishwasher Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...