Our 2400 is starting by itself. It works fine when we run it but when it is just sitting there, it starts up. We have to leave the door open or it will run a full cycle. Even with the door open, the lights stay on and flash and blink like it is trying to start up. We have thrown the circuit to try and reset it but that didn't do any good. The delay cycle isn't activated. Any idea why this would happen and what we can do to fix it? Thanks!
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Sounds like you have a stuck key in the control panel, you would need to replace the keypad, which comes as complete console w/active overlay(check your manual sometimes extended part warr on electronic model
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There could be several reasons for the beeping. The dishwasher checks for sensor to make sure it is in good health before it starts. Most likely the drawer close sensor is detecting fault. This is to ensure the drawer is closed fully to avoid water leaks when dishwasher is on. Sometimes sensor itself has failed and has nothing to do with position of drawer. Open top cover carefully to make sure the drawer is travelling ok on the rails. TAKE MAINS POWER CABLE OUT BEFORE WORKING ON DISHWASHER.
that is just an indicator that your salt is low. it will stay on until you refill the water softener with softener salt. it will not affect the dishwasher to run it without the salt. the water for your final rinse will not be softened.
My Frigidaire 500, 1100, 1400, 1500 & 2400 Series Dishwasher was purchased a month ago and it will not start either. The 8 second lock under "Heat Dry" is lit, but nothing happens when you press any of the other buttons. Any ideas?
These parts can be replaced easily and reasosnably cheaply for example the top spray arm is about £20.00p. But you need the back water feed tube as well as the lower spray arm which should come as one package. (depending on model i'm going by bosch). You shouldn't have to pay more than £30.00p + p&p. Hope this helps.
My (KUDI01TJ)Dishwasher did the same thing.
I Pressed start, it acted like it was starting and then turned off.
I started the rapid advance service diagnostic feature:
1.Close dishwasher door
2.press "Hi-Temp Wash"
3.press "Energy Saver Dry"
4.press "Hi-Temp Wash"
5.press "Energy Saver Dry"
This started the diagnostics and the dishwasher went through each cycle.
After this, my dishwasher worked fine.
I think the controller must have got in some wierd mode and unpluging the washer would not clear it out but running the
diagnostics cleared it.
Hope this works for you