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Kenmore Dishwasher #15769

Will not cycle through. The "pots and pans" light keeps flashing. If I try to "cancel" out then the "pots and pans" light keeps flashing along with the "quick rinse" light. I have already disconnected and reconnected the power to try to "reboot" the dishwasher

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    Every other cycle seems to be working fine and the actual pots and pans cycle is working fine....aside from not running any water on just that cycle!!!

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Try this solution first
Push the Hi-temp and then push the Sani-rinse. Go back and forth multiple times on these two buttons. I found that after a handfull of pushes that a "1" came up on the display. I continued to keep rotating the two buttons and then a "2" came up on the display and the dishwater started it's "drain" phase. I then hit cancel to clear and then I selected the cycle I wanted. The washer started up just as normal at this point.

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I don't have any display, so the numbers thing doesn't seem possible for this model. I did try alternating Hi-temp and Sani-rinse to no effect. Holding them both down for about 10 seconds brought me a more slowly flashing wash light, but no improvement. I then just held down the air-dry button for about 5 seconds and all lights went off and I was able to make selections as normal. It's washing now

Posted on Jul 29, 2009

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