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Dishwasher started smelling funny like electrical smoke. I opened up the top by the digital read out and noticed one of the wires was charred and had been smoking. worth it to call repairman? or buy a new one.

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I would call a repairman or just cut out the bad spot in the wire and use a **** connector and splice in some new wire. Maybe a new connector because it may have been caused by a loose connection drawing heat due to arching. I doubt its a major issue however it may be worth it to call a repairman just in case because it could potentially be a fire hazard. It may even be a recall on the dishwasher I would check your model number through MFG to see if there were any recalls.

Hope this helps _MJ_

Posted on Feb 07, 2010

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