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While on the dry cycle, smoke came through upper vent near display panel & a burning smell instantly was present. I shut it immediately off & the smell lingered> Did not find any part next to the element causing disruption. Afraid to turn it on. Did motor burn out or element?

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It might be helpful to know the full model number of the dishwasher.

Most likely the air dryer fan / drying heater has burnt out.

Posted on May 20, 2011

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