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Built-in dishwasher door does not activate wash cycle.

The door does not close and stay closed when starting the dish washer. If I hold the door closed, I can hear the water being sent into the washer so it would seem to indicate the door lock is somehow not functioning. There is nothing in the manual about this issue.

Please suggest a solution if possible. Thank you

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Well the interlock switch was always near besides left area of the door.

Posted on Jun 10, 2008

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Door aswitch is faulty

Posted on Jun 10, 2008

  • dewan nafees ahmed Jun 10, 2008

    try using a sharp object to do it manually

  • dewan nafees ahmed Jun 10, 2008

    ok sorry for late reply.

    this is not door malfunction.

    there is small relay that closes the connection when ever the door is closed.
    when this switch does not work or does not close the door wont close.
    this is the reason why door lock is not functioning.


    another reason why door cant close is due to the outer ring which may have went loose.

    u need to sort this out and fix it.

    thank you

    dont forget to accept the solution if u go by it.


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