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My Jenn-Air Dishwasher (JDB12070AWF) the heating element won't shut off it just keeps staying hot. I unplugged it but it melted 3 cutting boards and now I am afraid to plug it back in. What do I do to fix this?

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relay or sensor

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I had the same problem , needed a seal kit w/ alignment tool.
repair part # 99003341.

Posted on Mar 16, 2008

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SOURCE: Dishwasher Heating element not working

my wife shut the water off to the dishwasher and forgot to turn it back on and then used the dishwasher.
the heating element went on but there was nop water.
when we turned the water back on,the drying cycle does not work.i would think that the element needs to be changed or is there a relay on the computer board?
this is a two year old Jennair unit.
any suggestions?

Posted on Apr 29, 2008

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SOURCE: plastic melted on Dishwasher heating element

youll have to run a whole cycle again and pay attention to when the heating element comes on again. Once its hot the plastic will be soft enough to remove it with a tight cotton rag. Use you oven mitts for protection. Hope this helps

Posted on Dec 01, 2008

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no, i don't think so. the heating element is located under the inside tub and out of the dish area. if you could supply me with the make and model #, I will try and find the exploded view for you. the element is replaceable.

Posted on Dec 12, 2008

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