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Doesn't drain after "normal cycle" is run

Whirlpool Mod DU840SWLUO S/N FP3205932. After running "normal" cycle, switch dial returns to off. When I open the door, there's quite a bit of water in the bottom of the dishwasher. If I move the switch to the "Dry" and it finishes to the off position, the water has drained out. Could this be that we have a switch problem?

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It does sound like you have a switch problem or like the knob is simply getting stuck. Try taking it off and cleaning it if possible. Most common hardware problems with draining you have water at the bottom and it will not drain no matter what untill you clean the drain hose or a valve. Good news is that it doesn't sound like an expensive fix. Good luck.

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I have a whirlpool WFW9600TW01 front load washer. It is giving F35 and SUD error codes. I have cleaned the drain pump and lines, cleaned the dispenser, flow regulator and hoses, took out and cleaned the...


Hi dear.I may have solution for the SUD error.You can give it a go.But I do not know any thing about F35 one
The motor control unit senses a suds lock condition by analyzing the current draw on the drive motor. If “Sud” is displayed a potential suds lock is detected. This may signify a bad pump, an extra heavy load, excessive detergent, or excessive suds.

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Possible Causes/Procedure
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1. Check the drain hose and make sure it is not plugged or kinked.
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8. Verify CCU operation by running a Diagnostic Test or any Cycle.

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