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I have a "motor control status error" on my Viking Dishwasher. Any idea what this error message could be? The cycle cuts off shortly after the machine starts. Please help. model: ddb325ss

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It also means never buy Viking! Kidding aside, we have been so frustrated with the poor quality of ALL the Viking D3 appliances that we forced the distributor to extend our warranty for another 5 years!

You might want to do the same cause if you have large followers on Social Media and Twitter, these companies don't want you to share your experience with their brand.

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It means call a repair man

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