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I have a Kitchen aide dishwasher Model KUDI01ILWH6 that will not turn on..there is a control lock light on and I have tried pushing the cancel button but all that happens is the control lock light flashes 3 times and the dishwasher still wont turn on....Please , how to I disengage the control lock

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SOURCE: Cancel Light Flashing on Kitchen Aid Dishwasher

Hi 1cassie1,

Did you try to turn the power off at the breaker box?
This resets the whole system usually!
Let me know how it goes? Write me back!

Other wise you need a hands on tech.
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SOURCE: Kitchen Aid dishwasher Child lock light on and dishwasher will not start.

if your unable to unlock the "childlock" by holding down the button, then it woud seem that theres a problem with the user interface itself

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SOURCE: Maytag dishwasher, no power, then flashing lights, now no power.

Had the same problem, removed the kick panel to find a set of instructions under the insulation, had to push a sequence of the panel buttons, its been running great for a couple of weeks now!
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SOURCE: Kenmore dishwasher Lock On light flashing

holding the button for four seconds will not do it, you have to hold it until the light stops blinking and
will go back to normal, normall takes more than four seconds to unlock the unit, this is something
the sears repair techs know becouse the are trained on all this things but, they will not share this things, becouse thats how they make money

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I have kitchen aid dishwasher. #KUDE60FXSSA. I trying to start a cycle an the control lock turns on. The cycle won't start. How do I bypass the control lock?


The final character in the model number should be a number. Most Kitchen Aid manuals are available here: http://www.kitchenaid.com/customer-service/manuals/ . From the manual for the KUDEFXSS4, there are only two possible buttons that toggle the Control Lock. On some models, there is a Control Lock button with "Hold for 3 seconds" in a small font below the key. On the others, the 4 Hour Delay button has this feature. There is a label below the key, "Control Lock 3 seconds". Again this is in a small font. See page 9 of the user manual to see the pictures and descriptions of the buttons. For the KUDEFXSS4, the direct link is http://www.kitchenaid.com/digitalassets/MLPDF/User%20Instructions%20-%20W10596243.pdf .

Press and hold the appropriate key pad button for 4 seconds to toggle the control lock off. The dishwasher will remember the Control Lock state until it is toggled on or off. The Control Lock is useful when you clean the dishwasher.

I hope this helps.

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It's a child lock. To turn off the child lock on a Kitchen Aid dishwasher, locate the Energy Saver/Dry button. Press and hold this button for at least four seconds.

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Kitchen Aid dishwasher won't start. All keypad buttons/lights appear to be functional.


The touch pads are common to go bad. It could be a bad start switch pad or bad control board.

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I can't turn on my KitchenAid Superba dishwasher. I pushed Normal and Start, and the Normal light started flashing, but didn't turn on. Pushed Cancel and now both the Normal and Cancel are...


Did you try turning off the power and then connecting it again?
If still problem is there open the door. Press the following sequence of buttons HI Temp Scrub, Energy Saver Dry,HI Temp Scrub, Energy Saver Dry. Now close the dishwasher door and latch it too and press the cancel button. This must reset the dishwasher.

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What is the reset sequence of a kitchen aid kudi01fl my dishwasher wont start the control lock button is on


Press and hold the heated dry button for 5 seconds to unlock the controls. If that doesn't work go to the link below and it will tell you how to reset the control board.

http://www.appliancerepairlesson.com/dishwasher-2/dishwasher-clean-light-blinking-7-times/

Good luck

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The wash light and the start/cancel button keep flashing. How do I fix it? I have a Kitchen Aide dishwasher model KUDS02FR


Hi,


The clean light usually will blink due to a failure to heat the water properly. This dishwasher looks for a temperature rise of the water during a heating cycle if it fails to see this rise for multiple cycles it may shut down and blink the clean light.
There are a few things to check before resetting the control.

-The unit not being level so both door switches do not make contact
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The sump plugged up so water is not pumping across the heater (see sump clean out below)


- Not enough water filling the dishwasher


- The heat element is not working


To reset the control use this key dance within 5 seconds press:HEATED DRY, NORMAL, HEATED DRY, NORMAL
This will cause you to enter the diagnosis cycle once this is finished or you hit cancel the control should be unlocked and ready to use.


Thank you !

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Did the control panel lock feature get turned on by accident,one of the control buttons should have a symbol that looks like a little pad lock on or above it,locate that button then press it for 4 seconds or longer to unlock the control panel.Good luck !

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Cancel Light Flashing on Kitchen Aid Dishwasher


I ran into this same problem. Cutting the power didnt reset it.

After power reset, mine had the normal led blinking. If I pressed cancel, then the cancel and china button leds would start blinking too.

I pulled out the trouble shooting guide (from behind the baseboard kick panel under the dishwasher door). It that if the dishwasher wont run and button LEDs are blinking there is a short circuit in the keypad. It gave a keypad diagnostic sequence which I followed. (disconnect keypad and try to initiate the diagnostic cycle without the keypad by disconecting the yellow leads to OWI sensor twice in less than 6 seconds.

I could hear the diagnostic cycle start, so the problem is a bad keypad. Will order a new one tomorrow and let you know if it works.

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