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Frigidaire Gallery dishwasher smoke coming out of door. smells like wires burning.

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You need to replace the blower assembly, common prob after a few years of use.

Part number: 154226802 "Blower-Crossflow", suggested list at this time is around 30.00 us dollars.

To replace: TURN OFF BRAKER TO DISHWASHER
Open door, remove inside screws form panel and carefully remove panel up from door, blower is next to timer on control panel.

Posted on Nov 12, 2009

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