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No power to control panel after power surge

Hi, Our dishwasher worked fine until today. I tried to use it and there is no power to the control panel. I push Auto Clean, and nothing happens, no lights turn on when I press any of the push pad. We had a power outage yesterday, however this is not the first one that we've had. I checked the breaker and it is fine. Any idesa? Thanks Last week it wouldn't completely drain. Resolved that problem pushed the dishwasher back into its space and now I have power in all the wiring but nothing will light up on the door panel.

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Re: No power to control panel after power surge

1. No power to the dishwasherMake sure there's power getting to the dishwasher. Check for a tripped circuit breaker or a blown fuse. Check the wall socket for power. Sometimes the power cord disconnects at the dishwasher (inside the junction box, behind the bottom kick panel), if this is the case, the wiring must be repaired or replaced.

2. Door switch
Replace if defective.

3. Timer
Replace if defective (note: uncommon problem).

4. Selector switch
Replace if defective (note: uncommon problem).

Posted on Dec 02, 2008

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