Question about GE 25 in. Nautilus GSC3400J Free-standing Dishwasher

3 Answers

Dishwasher knob is stuck

My 15 month-old daughter discovered the dishwasher and turned the knob a few times over the past few days. Last night we ran the dishwasher. It washed everything, but the knob is now stuck in the drying section and won't turn either way. We have a GE Nautilis dishwasher that is approx. 3 years old. Any suggestions?

Posted by on

Ad

3 Answers

Sometime's something sticky may have gotten behind the timer knob you may have to disassemble the control pannel and clean behind the knob.

Posted on Sep 14, 2008

Ad

Sometime's something sticky may have gotten behind the timer knob you may have to disassemble the control pannel and clean behind the knob.

Posted on Sep 14, 2008

Ad
  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 126 Answers

Dont turn the knob counter clockwise it could damage timer try prying the knob off it could be shoved in to tight

Posted on Dec 13, 2007

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

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

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a Frigidaire dishwasher that's just over 1 year old and I use it a couple times a week. I turned it on last night and went in another room. appox 30 minutes later my daughter came in and noticed the...


Hi,
Someone squirted dish soap in there instead of regular dishwasher detergent...
You will need to manually rinse out the soap and use the right soap...

heatman101

Sep 18, 2010 | Dishwashers

1 Answer

Dishwasher only a couple of months old. Ran it


The water may not be hot enough. Increase the temperature of the incoming hot water or try this: put the tab in the open soap cup so it will start to dissolve during the pre-wash. Then it will finish dissolving during the main wash. If the dishes get clean using this method you may not have to increase the water temp.

Aug 25, 2009 | Dishwashers

1 Answer

Our LG LDF7920st dishwasher (6 months old)makes a whistling noise


Hey, consider the float assembly!

We bought this dishwasher and ran it for the last 1 1/2 months and it made a grinding and whistling sound from day one (it's supposed to be nearly silent in its operation). Turns out the drain pump was cutting in while the machine was still filling, thereby emptying the wash tub of any water. Then, when the cycle proceeded to wash, the dumb thing had no water and made a horrible noise. So I had to pitch in at least 2-3 litres of hot water, and then it worked quietly! Had to do this every time there was new water intake.

After working with the repairmen - four visits later, we isolated the float assembly as the problem and they set about replacing the part. Turns out the two parts were markedly different. LG HAD INSTALLED an older model float assembly at the factory and it was the problem. The replacement part was the correct float assembly and things worked perfectly after that - thank goodness. No more babysitting the dishwasher.

Don't let anyone tell you the motor assembly needs replacement. I have seen that cop-out 'fix' all over the web. But use deductive reasoning to find out where the problem is in the cycle, and explore this option first - it's a quicker and cheaper fix than replacing the whole motor assembly.

'Mr. Float' as he is now called works like this:
-expels any residual water in the tub from the last wash
-intakes water for the wash or rinse
-whirs 2-3 times prepping for the cycle
-begins to wash, quietly
-expels at the end of the wash or rinse.

He used to:
-expel residual water
-intake new water for wash or rinse
---drain pump would cut in WHILE still filling
-machine would whir once, realize it didn't have enough water
-perform a brief top-up intake shot
-begin to wash and whistle and GRIND (this is where I would have to add the water)
-expels water from wash or rinse, and start all over again.

It's a good dishwasher and it will work, but the right model parts have to be in place!

Jun 27, 2009 | LG Dishwashers

1 Answer

Dishwasher won't cycle


Sounds like you need a new timer. Costs about $50 - $60. I had the same problem. The knob now turns. Hope this helps.

May 18, 2009 | GE Nautilus 24" Built-in Dishwasher

1 Answer

Water will not drain out of dishwasher


trace it back along the outlet pipe and you will find on the pump a unscrewable plug be carefull as you are going to get a few litres of water over the floor

Apr 08, 2017 | Hotpoint 24 in. HDA1000Z Built-in...

1 Answer

Indesit D61D Sticks In Its Cycle


The repair can be done yourself you need to first purchas a can of liquid wrench with extention. and first shut off power or disconnect power. there is a acess panal that you need to remove to get at gears to grease once it is greased you will need to turn the dial a couple of times (powerless) and replace the panel and plug or turn on power (when you are turning the knob besure to return to the start cycle ) if you need more info please email me kcord44@yahoo.com thank you and good luck

May 29, 2008 | Indesit 24 in. D61 Free-standing...

1 Answer

Dishwasher pump caviation


Call tech support! That's why these people get paid. Sites like this wouldn't need to exist if they did their jobs correctly!

Mar 11, 2008 | Dishwashers

1 Answer

Wont always power on, also doesnt auto focus


we have the same problem.....just started today...on a vacation trip...go figure!?
Can anyone help us here?

Jun 04, 2007 | Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z20 Digital Camera

Not finding what you are looking for?
GE 25 in. Nautilus GSC3400J Free-standing Dishwasher Logo

Related Topics:

1,151 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top GE Dishwashers Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Mike

Level 3 Expert

4356 Answers

Oloyede Monsuru

Level 3 Expert

1417 Answers

Are you a GE Dishwasher Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...