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When I go to push the start button, it does not start and the "clean light is on" can you help. Bob

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  • rbiasotti Dec 10, 2009

    You are a genius. I relayed the information on the phone to my wife and WOW it worked. Many thanks,
    Bob

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Try pressing the heated wash then heated dry one after the other about 5 times. this should reset the unit. if the error still shows try the same thing again by turning the machine off for a minute then turning it ON again then retry Try pressing the heated wash then heated dry one after the other about 5 times. if still the same problem then its problem with heated coil
error code for heater system.Coil heats water to temp also used to dry dishes. To work on it safely,pull the D/W out (should be 2 phillips screws into the counter),and leave open the door.This takes the power out of the circuits,allowing you to safely reach under the very back and find the 2 plastic nuts that hold the heater in place.check the wiring connectors there for heat signs.if the wire is burnt right off. If you remove the heater by removing those 2 plastic nuts is easy to replace and costs about $40.Look for traces of water on floor below- dripped a tiny amount(1/2 teaspoon) and was done like dinner. If you remove it the instructions say to replace it. Look for the serviceman's schematic in the paperwork you got with the D/W.If wiring looks ok the element needs replacement. This will help. Thanks please keep updated.please do rate the solution positively .thank you for using fixya.

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