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Dishwasher starts to fill then goes to drain drains all waters shuts down and all lights flash displays error code 12 drain valuve.

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  • fdlvcch Sep 30, 2010






    every thing good seems like drain valve is running when it should be off

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Hi

Error code F12 means a shorted connection or wiring on keypad. Turn off & unplug the dishwasher for 2-3 minutes and check the error doesn't appear. If this doesn't resolve the issue then you'll need to disassemble the keypad and check the connections on the keypad, also make sure that the wiring is also fine. If the connections and wiring seems to be fine then use a multimeter to check the continuity between the connections on the keypad. Hope this helps... If it does please do not forget to accept the solution or post back for assistance.

Daniel

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    Daniel Scott Sep 30, 2010

    Hi,



    You'll need to check the connections at the water fill valve, use a multimeter to check the continuity at the fill valve. If continuity is not there then you'll need to replace the fill valve. Hope this helps... If it does please do not forget to accept the solution or post back for assistance.

    Daniel

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Check in the bottom of the machine. You will see a drain with a stopper in it. Make sure it is lined up properly. If you have a drain valve. Make sure it is getting 120 v of power. If it gets power make sure the valves opens and closes when power is applied to the valve.

Posted on Sep 29, 2010

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    Nate Stansfield Sep 29, 2010

    Here is how to fix your problem

    Take the bottom access panel off, and to the left of the motor is your drain solenoid. This may be stuck in the down position, either by a water leak rusting it closed, or overheating which will cause the solenoid to melt. Check this solenoid first for movement and post back.

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If lights are flashing on the control panel, the heating element might have burned out. The heating element heats the water up to operating temperature. After a set amount of time if the temperature isn't reached a light on the control panel might start flashing. The heating element can be checked for continuity with an Ohm meter.


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If lights are flashing on the control panel, the heating element assembly might have burned out. The heating element assembly heats the water up to operating temperature. After a set amount of time if the temperature isn't reached a light on the control panel might start flashing. The heating element assembly can be checked for continuity with an Ohm meter.


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If the lights are flashing on the display the entire touchpad and control panel assembly might be defective. If the display works but the dishwasher functions are all out of synch, or some of the buttons don't respond properly the entire touchpad and control panel might need to be replaced.


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If the display lights are flickering for no reason, the touchpad might need to be replaced. Sometimes when the touchpad is defective the display lights are flashing randomly.

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If lights are flashing on the control panel, the heating element might have burned out. The heating element heats the water up to operating temperature. After a set amount of time if the temperature isn't reached a light on the control panel might start flashing. The heating element can be checked for continuity with an Ohm meter.


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If lights are flashing on the control panel, the heating element assembly might have burned out. The heating element assembly heats the water up to operating temperature. After a set amount of time if the temperature isn't reached a light on the control panel might start flashing. The heating element assembly can be checked for continuity with an Ohm meter.


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Check Fault Codes

If the display lights are flashing and there is an error code in the display window, check the wiring diagram and tech sheet in the dishwasher that will provide information on the fault.


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Touchpad and Control Panel

If the lights are flashing on the display the entire touchpad and control panel assembly might be defective. If the display works but the dishwasher functions are all out of synch, or some of the buttons don't respond properly the entire touchpad and control panel might need to be replaced.


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If the display lights are flickering for no reason, the touchpad might need to be replaced. Sometimes when the touchpad is defective the display lights are flashing randomly.

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