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Whirlpool Quiet Wash II

I have a Whirlpool Quiet Wash II dishwasher. The Pots&Pans and Normal light is flashing. I am unable to get the dishwasher to start. I have tried to reset it by turning off the power at the breaker without results. Anyone have any suggestions? Thanks!

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There might be connection problem with those buttons you've tried

Posted on Jun 04, 2013

  • michael johnson Jun 04, 2013

    There is no connection problems. I have been told the dishwasher needs to be reset. Any suggestions on how to reset it?
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SOURCE: Kenmore Dishwasher #15769

Try this solution first
Push the Hi-temp and then push the Sani-rinse. Go back and forth multiple times on these two buttons. I found that after a handfull of pushes that a "1" came up on the display. I continued to keep rotating the two buttons and then a "2" came up on the display and the dishwater started it's "drain" phase. I then hit cancel to clear and then I selected the cycle I wanted. The washer started up just as normal at this point.

Posted on Feb 16, 2008

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SOURCE: Kenmore ultra wash quiet guard 3 dishwasher problem

call sears, 1-800-4MY-HOME. They have a trouble-shooting department that will get rid of this problem. It is caused by water temperature being wrong at the start of the cycle.... blah, blah, blah. The representative will tell you to push a certain set of buttons in a certain order and that unlocks the dishwasher.

Sorry I don't know the sequence

Posted on Jul 01, 2008

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SOURCE: clean light is flashing

This can be a common issue with some Whirlpool manufactured dishwashers. This information may help in your situation. The following link explains how you may be able to clear the blinking clean light problem:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r417123-blinking_clean_light_kenmore_whirlpool

Now, keep in mind all dish washers are not alike and have different panel options. If you do not have the same set up that I have mentioned, the tech sheet for your dishwasher will explain the touch pad functions. The tech sheet is located behind the lower toe panel under the door and lists the proper sequence of buttons to push for diagnostics and troubleshooting.

NOTE: Sometimes the tech sheet is located behind the inner door panel. You will need to remove the screws securing the inner panel to access it if this is the case. Make sure you turn off the main power breaker before doing so.

Sometimes this can be a momentary glitch in operation. However, if the problem keeps reoccuring the number of flashes is an indication of which circuit is causing your problem. Again, refer to your tech sheet to determine this.

If you have any questions, please let me know. I hope this helps you solve your problem.

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SOURCE: I have a Kenmore 665.16639000 and it won't start.

sounds like you need the touchpad for your dishwasher

Posted on Mar 30, 2010

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SOURCE: My Kenmore Ultra Wash Quiet Guard

take kick plate off get book out how to reset board

Posted on Apr 24, 2010

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