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My Kenmore ULTRA WASH Dishwasher is suddenly DOA as I got to start it today. There is water left in the bottom from the last run and nothing is lighting up. I've checked the circuit breaker, GFI's and the manual. Help!!

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  • rileybreccan May 21, 2011

    Ok, I have the access panel off...not sure where to go next


  • rileybreccan May 21, 2011

    Is it a possibility that this drain pump is bad? Is that a common problem?

  • rileybreccan May 23, 2011

    It was actually the safety stat. The dead machine had absolutely nothing to do with a drain issue.

  • rileybreccan May 23, 2011

    Not helpful at all

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Hi

It seems that something is blocked in the drain pump assembly resulting in a dead unit. Pull the bottom front panel out and clean the drain pump assembly, after this it should work, if it does not then the control board is bad and should be replaced. Hope this helps...please post back for further assistance.

Daniel

Posted on May 20, 2011

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  • Daniel Scott
    Daniel Scott May 21, 2011

    Check this video for cleaning:


  • Daniel Scott
    Daniel Scott May 21, 2011

    If you have cleaned it and the issue is still there then the control board should be checked and if bad should be replaced.

  • Daniel Scott
    Daniel Scott May 23, 2011

    In your case it isn't but usually I have seen that blocked drain hose causing this issue....anyways also told you about the control board

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