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Suddenly stopped working - won't run on any cycle.

We have a Kenmore dishwasher - ultra-wash quiet guard plus model #66515705891 - it suddenly quit working. None of the cycles will work. What are some possible solutions? Thanks

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First check the electrical supply. I have seen dozens of dishwashers which did not have the hot wire connected tightly enough (inside the connection box behind the lower panel). Sometimes the loose wire caused the breaker to blow. If you have control lights but the dishwasher will not start it could be a bad door latch saftey switch. $10 part, cheap. Hope this helps, Ken

Posted on May 02, 2009

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