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

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SOURCE: I don't know where my ground wire go, cause its

Any metal bracing under the dash should be a good ground to the negative terminal. Good luck

Posted on Nov 08, 2011

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SOURCE: i don't have a grounding wire and don't know what to use!

You only need to ground the turntable..or arm.. if you have any hum.
If you do have hum, take a length of wire from a suitable fixing point - must be conductive ,of course...most T/Ts are plastic eeugh these some metalic part at the arm base is most effective and take this to your amp and connect. Has the hum gone?
Most high end turntables had the arm and chassis connected and the earth was usually run along with the phono connectors to a dedicated connector next to the phono input on the pre amp. Often it was recommended only the pre amp be physically earthed to ensure no loops and consequent hum.

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THe lid switch is a safety switch that is put in to keep the operator from getting an electric shock or ones hand caught in the machine if you leave the lid open and try to run it. If you ran the machine without it in there was electric power in the wires that were connected to the switch. If the power from that circuit hit a ground point, you blew something out! Check for blown fuses in the main panel, or you "fried" the main circuit board..replace it!

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I had the same problem. The lid lock assembly is broken. If you are under warranty get it replaced. If not remove the top of the washer and take out the switch assembly. The 4 wires going in are Yellow, Red, White, and Blue. If you short the white and blue together, the washer thinks the lid is closed. If you short the red white and blue together the washer thinks the lid is closed and locked. The yellow is only there to activate the electromagnetic switch.
Disconnecting the switch assembly will not work.
The electromagnet locks the lid and it also unlocks the lid. It is not a matter of cutting the power to the magnet.
Installing 2 switches that connect the red white and blue is the best option if you want to remove the lock.
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There could be a lock controller somewhere that is not working.
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Generally, the power window motors are grounded thru the doors, or the switches provide ground. In your case the motors are probably grounded thru the doors.
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if it fills with water and then nothing check the lid switch,if it's bad it won't do anything but fill,some will agitate but then no drain or spin,the easiest way to check it is open the lid a few inches and close it,do this a few times,if you don't hear a clicking sound the switch is bad,or open the lid and stick a screw driver into the hole on the right side where the strike from the lid goes into,if it doesn't click when you push it down and let it up it's bad,part number 3949237 and it's around 50 this video,it's a different lid switch but changes out the same way.
you can also stick a jumper wire into the two outside wires to check it,flip up the top console,you'll see the lid switch connector on the right side plugging into the top of the frame,unplug it,stick the jumper into the connector that unplugged from the frame and it will have three holes in it,the middle is ground so stick the jumper into the two outside holes,set the timer to drain and pull out the timer,if it starts to drain and spin then you know the lid switch is bad.hope this helps.

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next time send the model number.check the lid switch.set it on spin,close the lid and then open it a few inches,do this a few times repeatedly,if you don't hear a clicking sound when the lid opens and closes the switch is bad,you can try sticking a screw driver into the hole on the top right side to see if it will spin,no clicking sound when you push down on the switch the switch is bad,or you can pop up the top console,you might have to remove the corner covers to get at the screws,when the screws are removed push in the timer so no power is going to the machine,set it on spin,lift the console up and you'll see two clips,on the right side you'll see a white wire harness connection,that's the lid switch,disconnect the harness,it plugs into the top of the washer on the right side,when it's apart,stick a jumper wire into the two outside holes of the harness that you removed from the lid switch,the middle hole is the ground,when you have the wire pushed into the two outside holes pull the timer out and if it starts to spin then you know it's the lid switch.let it drain out the water then push in the timer knob to shut it down remove the jumper wire and get a new lid switch,when you have it pop the two mtal clips and then you can pull the frame off of the washer to get at the switch.if you send me the model number i can look up your washer and give you the part number or you can call your parts store,give them the model number and they will sell you the correct part.good luck with your washer.if the motor runs but it's doing this you could have broke the motor coupling,let me know what problem you find and i will send you a video to help you change out the lid switch or coupling.

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Fails to lock


You are going to have to replace that left lid lock, Left Lid Lock. You don’t need to replace the right just unplug. Here is what is happen. The left lid lock and right lid lock “Lid is Locked” signaling are in parallel going back to the control board that is why you need to pull the plug on the right lid lock after replacing the left lid lock. The lid locks are designed to latch into the lid only a small amount with them broken off the mechanism over shoots and a signaling slide switch contact signals the control board the lid is not locked “FL” code.

The left lid lock assembly is the important one with its dual signaling function, Reed relay and lid magnet to signal the lid is closed and the “Lid Is Locked” signaling. If you don’t replace the right lid lock (I would not) tape up the plug and try to secure the wiring harness to prevent the wires from chafing. I think you have the manual and Sears Parts direct info from my previous post but just in case; The Service Manual for reference. Sears Parts Direct for reference.

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