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ERROR CODE : THEMISTOR PROBLEM OR WATER TEMP TOO HOT

WHERE IS THE THERMISTOR? CAN IT BE REPLACED EASILY?

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  • Anonymous Jun 16, 2008

    how do i hook up the water when i install

  • Anonymous Dec 15, 2008

    I have the same error TE. Having trouble removing the door any ideas?
    thanks
    Ed

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The thermistor is located in the sump assembly next to the heater element.  The only way to get to it is to remove the dishwasher, turn it on it's side, remove the bottom panel to gain access to it.  Before you do that, remove the front door panel to gain access to the wiring harness.  About 1/3rd the way up from the bottom of the door, check to make sure that the wiring is not cut or damaged.  If you do find a broken wire, repair it and it should run fine.  Rarely does the thermistor go bad.  Good luck.

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