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While dishawaher was going, heard

While dishwasher was going, heard it "fizzing" & could smell a "hot" smell -tried it again & it blew the plug fuse -repaired this, but dishwasher not going at all.
Checked under dishwasher & there was no water.


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    The control timer will not power up when the door is closed, but the timer is energized when the door is held more firmly closed by hand. sounds like the mechanical (?) timer gears are catching when the door is closed the additional amount needed to activate the door switch.

    Is the door switch adjustable on the Maytag MDB6000? If so where is it located and how is it accessed?



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Check inside the control panel and see if the door micro switch ar some wiring is burnt.hope this helps

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