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Clean light flashing , manual indicates heater circuit problem

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  • Anonymous May 09, 2008

    Hi my name is Diego and I am the facilties manager of a youth shelter. It seems that one of the youth left a plastic spoon in the dishwasher and then it melted. I had the same problem 6 months ago with the clean light flashing. I called sears to come out and thought they would replace the element, but instead they punched a few buttons and it worked fine. they then charged me 125$. Is it possible to know what buttons that he pushed?

  • Mrcantfixit May 11, 2010

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Hit the bottons twice and now it works great

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By pressing the high temp wash and heated dry buttons in that order 1 after another will reset the blinking clean light after several times prob about ten times my board reset and dish washer is working fine ty

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Tech most likely pressed high temp wash then heated dry then pressed high temp wash then heated dry. in that order high temp wash, heated dry high temp wash heated dry. all pressed individually one by one.

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Than either replace heater sensor or element.
Give me model number pls

Posted on May 03, 2008

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SOURCE: clean light is flashing. Will not operate. suspect heater circuit

Hi,

This is due to the water not heating properly.

Here is a link to show how to reset the control so you can use it, what may be causing it and how to resolve it.

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SOURCE: heater circuit

whirlpool dishwasher won't go into washing cycle

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SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

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My delay light has come on and I cant get the dishwasher to start. The delay light goes out after the time has expired but if you try to move it to the start position the light comes on again


The Control is programmed to stop running and not allow any further cycles if it detects a water heating problem (no temperature increase detected in heated Main Wash on 3 consecutive cycles). The Control will flash the Clean LED 7 times repeatedly and will disable the Start/Resume key until cleared.

To clear and reset the control press in this order: Heated Dry ? Normal ? Heated Dry ? Normal and then let the unit run for 1-2 minutes and then press Cancel and let the dishwasher complete the cancel cycle. The dishwasher should operate normally again unless it does not detect a temperature rise in the main wash cycle.

It could be caused by a Heater circuit problem if it continues to stop and flash the Clean light.

It could have one of the following failures:
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The clean light flashing 7 times is an error code indicating an issue with the wash temperature. If the control does not detect a 4*F temperature rise in the main wash cycle, it will display the fault as the clean light flashing 7 times. There are several things that could cause the water not to heat, including the water being too hot coming in, an open door switch, or a faulty component in the heater circuit. The most common cause is the door switch not closing properly. This can be due to a loading issue or a latch issue. If upon visual inspection of the heating element no obvious defects are found, I would recommend resetting the control and running another cycle, paying close attention to door closure. If the light begins flashing again, you likely have a component failure. The heat circuit consists of several components including the element, control, door switch and tub thermostat(s). Reset the control by pressing teh following buttons within 5 seconds.

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The new flashing light, PreWash (this is the only one on my list for a fault code indication). indicates a fault with the thermistor.

You would need to check by taking the door apart that the thermistor hasn't come off it's mount by the dispenser.

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The flashing light indicates the water is not heating, there could be several reasons for this, I have created instructions on how to reset the dishwasher so you can use it and why it may have occurred. If you follow these and still have trouble let me know and we can dig into it deeper.

http://www.fixya.com/support/r4628906-flashing_or_blinking_green_clean_light_7

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Hi there,

If the original light flashing that means it indicate a fault in the heating circuit. Heater, wiring, thermistor / pcb. (Main control board).

The new flashing light, PreWash (this is the only one on my list for a fault code indication). indicates a fault with the thermistor.

You would need to check by taking the door apart that the thermistor hasn't come off it's mount by the dispenser.

You would then need access to and be able to use a multimeter to test the heater and wiring to ensure they are closed circuit.

Post more information about your problem if you need more help....

Good Luck!!

Thanks

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You need to check the thermostats in the heater circuit as well. The element is held in place my 2 nust from the bottom where the wires attach.
eric

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