Question about Whirlpool Dishwashers
The start light is flashing. I have cleaned the filters etc and it hasnt helped. If I hold the start button in, the dishwasher starts trying to take water in but then the pump starts and it pumps any water back out straight away.
It means the cycle was interrupted in the middle of the cycle. You'll need to reset the circuit breaker and unplug the dishwasher for 10-20 min.s. If its flashing continously its NTC failure( NTC = Negative Temperature Co-efficient. Basically it's a temperature sensor also known as a feeler. Common problem with Whirlpool machines). Open the underside by removing front inspection panel below door. It's a twist fit probe that fits into the sump. You could try pouring a kettle of boiling water into the sump and trying the machine again. Also take the tech sheet out of the lower kickplate, it would be glued or taped.
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Posted on May 23, 2009
Try to reset the machine.
1) Turn machine off
2) Press and Keep depressed the power button then immediately press the program button 4 times in quick succession then let go of the power button the first & last program lights will be on
3) press the the program button again to the desired program
4) you can now use it as normal
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Posted on May 22, 2009
the washer may still be in safe mode. try this, reset the unit's memory...
keysequence to reset
all lights will come on
then close the door
then clean light should go off
if this should not work this sounds like when the heating element cracked and shorted, the surgegoing backward may have taken out the control board. Replacing thecontrol should solve your problem. If you need further assistance,feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or you can visitour website at http://www.affordableappliance.com Keep in mind we do stock 1000's of Major Home Appliance Parts both New and Good Quality Used.
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Posted on May 22, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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