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Blinking Quick Rinse

The Quick Rinse light keeps blinking. The last time the washer worked, it did not drain. I cannot get it to work now. This is 16639 Model 665. Thanks

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  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    Dish washer will not unlock and the light keeps flashing. The washer model number is 665

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I have a Kenmore Dishwasher that has been stuck with the NO HEAT DRY light blinking for about two months. I read this entry and the closest sequence I could find to the suggested sequence was to touch the Water Heat-No Heat Dry, WaterHeat-No Heat Dry. Eureka! My washer is presently going through a quick rince cycle! Thanks for the advice. Leo from Wisconsin

Posted on Oct 20, 2008

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Brent, After doing a little research on this model, I see that Sears put out a service flash concerning this problem. Dishwasher stops in mid cycle and one or more of the lights are flashing. SF22-715. The correction is to replace the existing board with an updated board that controls the line voltage better. Part number 8530928. You could be covered under this flash. The tech will have to eliminate the possibility of a stuck or shorted keypad which will cause this same effect. You can try to get this back in operation by pressing in this order: high temp wash-air dry-high temp wash-air dry. This will put it into a self test mode. Just let it run through if it works. If you don't have those keys try power scour-air dry-power scour-air dry. Catriver...post back.

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