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My Frigidaire Dishwasher motor is not spinning rinse cycle

It all started few days back with a continuous humming sound even after the Dishwasher is off. That sound comes throughout the day. But the dishwasher was working okay that time.

Now when I start the dishwasher it takes the water in but does not start the rinse cycle. The motor never starts. The hot air/steam comes but the detergent is never used. The machine continues all the cyles till it goes off but nothing happens.

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Re: My Frigidaire Dishwasher motor is not spinning rinse...

Am not sure.. just try this
Check with a multi-meter for 115/220V on motor's tags.
If you don't get this voltage measurement, your problem is not with the motor.
In case you have 115/220V on motor's tags, try first to replace its brushes (2 carbon contacts that transfer the curent to the motor's armature).
try this good luck

Posted on Dec 25, 2007

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