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Problem with Admiral DWD1500AWB

Our Admiral DWD1500AWB has stopped and won't start again.

We opened the door mid-cycle. Have done this many times, and it
always starts up again when the door is closed. There are two LEDs
blinking on the front panel: "ON" and "CYCLE" (Normal). We thought it
might be the latch because nothing happens when we close the door.
Most of the buttons are still functional, e.g. I can set it to 2hr 4hr
or 6hr delay, but the CANCEL button doesn't seem to repond.
Can anyone suggest a DIY solution? It's within the 5yr parts warranty
but outside the 1yr labor warranty.

Thanks!
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Thanks for the solution, I'll look into that.

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Posted on Jan 02, 2008

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Likely a control panel going bad. I've had two go bad. The first one started having buttons not work just under the warranty timeline, and I purchased a new computer panel and got warranty re-imbursed.

The panel is easy to install. Just take screws off the door panel from the inside and then you are just a few plugs away. Make sure to seal things up tight to prevent moisture from getting in. I believe the moisture eventually kills the board.

Posted on Dec 31, 2007

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