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No power light comes on

The door-top power light does not come on and the dishwasher will not start. Circuit breaker and GFIs are fine. Any ideas of some component that might shut-down the dishwasher?

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  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    everything is controlled by a a small switch and a button in the top of the door. You push the switch in and the red light comes on, so there is power. But the button does not work now, so you cannot scroll through the settings. When the red light is on and you shut the door the dishwasher no longer works (which it used too). Any one have any ideas please.

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Bone, you probably have a blown thermal fuse that is located on the control board, easy fix. First check your wiring to the diswasher behind the bottom panel. I will attach a photo..Catriver..post back.

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