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When exterior breaker panel was replaced, my Frigidaire dishwasher (model FDB989GFC2) was accidently wired to 2 breakers and briefly took a 200v load. It started, then immediately showed a Power Failure code and shut off. The wiring has since been corrected but the dishwasher now shows no signs of life. Is it terminal or can replcement parts solve the problem?

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  • kasimister Jul 30, 2010

    Thanks for the quick responseThe breaker is definitely reset so power is going to the unit. I didn't notice where you mentioned the Thermal Overload Protector. Might that not have been opened due to the excess voltage? If, so, do you know if this particular model has an automatic reset feature or a manual reset is required?

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Hi


Thanks for using FixYa. You’ll need to check the following things--

1. Fuse (blown or tripped).
2. Check the wire fasteners at dishwasher junction box.
3. Electronic control board.
4. Motor (inoperative, check resistances).
5. Door switch (open contacts).
6. Door latch not making contact with door switch.
7. Touch pad circuit defective.
8. No indicator lamps illuminate when START or OPTIONS is depressed.

Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.


Thanks
Rylee

Posted on Jul 30, 2010

  • Rylee Smith
    Rylee Smith Jul 30, 2010

    The issue seems to be with the electronic control board that has gone bad and should be replaced to resolved this issue.

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