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The "Normal" button light keeps flashing. The door had come open during a wash cycle and there is still water in the bottom of the dishwasher. I've shut off the power, but the light still blinks. Model is KUDSO1FLSS6

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  • bbmelson Oct 06, 2010

    I've shut the power off overnight, but the normal wash light continues to flash.
    When I hold down the cancel button, the cancel button light continues to flash as well.
    The door is shutting properly.
    You are correct in that the problem started with an interrupted wash cycle.
    Other ideas? Thank you.

  • bbmelson Oct 06, 2010

    I've shut off power several times, and overnight. Button continues to flash. Door is shutting well. When I press and hold the cancel button, both the cancel button and normal button flash. Other ideas?

    Thank you.

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The washer had been interrupted during the program cycle and so the main micro controller has hung up. You can remove off plug for few hours or iover night to reset the processor.
Now make sure that the door latch is clicking and contacting.
With the power plug into mains supply , press and hold stop /pause button.
Now check the program and use a light wash to go about in a trail. If the power cycle go on and completes with a full drain there can be no issues, but it the program errors comes in or the blinking stays the processor can be faulty.
Repeat the shut down for more time to reset the controller unit once again if not a board must be swapped to confirm beffore you can place the order.

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