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I have a kitchenaid superba dishwasher. It stopped working. The lights for the settings come on but when I hit start, nothign happens. It's about 7 yrs old.

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Try turning off the breaker to it to reset the controller. Beyond that, check the water intake valve. Usually the first thing to happen is filling with water and it will wait for fill before doing anything... so if valve is stuck, it will appear nothing is happening. Valves get crud in them and fail to open.

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