Question about Maytag 24 in. MDB8951AWS Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Gee thanks McGyver, I'll get right on that and after I'll use any remaining parts, a comb and of course a paperclip to build a rocket. Have anything a bit more practical for the rest of us on planet earth?
Posted on Apr 07, 2010
Hello, I am sorry that your dish washer isn't working. One of the biggest
problems with these new dishwasher is they install the control on top of the
door and the operational circuit board below the control panel. Inside the door
is acceptable to moisture which creates all kinds of problems. It not the spray
arm or the float, or the pump. it is where they put the circuitry to control the
dish washing machine.
I hoping that all you will need is a push button control strip for this dish washer. moisture get in the micro switches and make them inoperable. These button in the control strip are hermetically sealed against moisture....for a while.
Remember, it depends on how long has the dishwasher been working and what will be the cost to repair your dishwasher. Dishwasher are really good for 10 to 12 years of service. I worked on a Kenmore that was 25 years old. I told the lady of the house it is time for a new dishwasher. I could have repaired it, but really it not worth it when it is this old. GB...stewbison
Posted on Sep 06, 2011
donnson, sounds more like the touch panel shorted or stuck keypads. You can remove the touch panel ribbon from the control board and try to clean it with an eraser. You will need to remove the torx screws and remove the inside panel. See if it comes back to life. Behind the toe-panel on the bottom, there should be a tech sheet showing how to check the key pad. The key pad and control board are warranteed for 5 years on this model, parts only. Catriver..post back.
Posted on Jan 08, 2007
SOURCE: Maytag Dishwasher Doesn't Start
on a dishwasher an ohmmeter is almost useless. the best way to check is to look for voltage. at the door switch check for voltage to ground on both sides. if you have 120 on both sides of the switch then follow the wire over to the control board. if you have 120 going into the control board and nothing coming out of the control then you nood to start looking for a broken neutral. however the likelyhood that its the control panel may be a better idea especially if you are hitting buttons and nothing happens. try reseating any ribbon cables
Posted on Nov 25, 2008
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