Question about Kenmore 24 in. 17482 / 17484 / 17489 Built-in Dishwasher

1 Answer

My kenmore elite dishwasher is brand new but tonight it is flashing locked and I can't get it to do anything

Posted by Anonymous on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

  • Contributor
  • 3 Answers

Some times just turning off the power for a few minutes will reset the program--if not, in your instructions you should find what the flashing light is an indicator of--

Posted on Jul 14, 2014

Ad

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya

6ya staff

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE:

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Anonymous

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: Kenmore dishwasher Lock-On light flashing, will not start

Push the heated/dry button on the dishwasher for 4 seconds and that will unlock the dishwasher. This is just a safety feature that allows you to lock the dishwasher to stop kids from pushing buttons.
If that doesn’t’ work they will send out a tech to fix it.

Posted on Nov 09, 2007

Anonymous

  • 213 Answers

SOURCE: kenmore elite dishwasher

press back and forth between hi-tempwash and sani rinse several times to get all lights to come on if not then press sani rinse and heated dry back and forth several times. one of though combos will start the test mode. the test mode will stop the light from blinking and you can use the dishwasher again

Posted on Nov 28, 2007

Mike

  • 677 Answers

SOURCE: new dishwasher leaving powder residue on dishes.

the problem is hard water and there is a new product out called the dishwasher filtration system. it actually filters the water going into your dishwasher and leaves your dishes spot free. after the first load i was amazed that the white film was gone and my dishes were sparkling. you can get it at www.dishwasherfilter.com.

Posted on May 21, 2008

Anonymous

  • 58 Answers

SOURCE: Kenmore Elite Dishwasher clean light ind flashing and won't start

That means the control sensed that the heater in the d/w did not operate 3 times in a row. so the unit locks out. First remove the kick plate and you may have to pull the unit out from under the cab, but check your heater. use a meter to see if it reads open, if so order a heater assy it will come with a new control replace it to. If your heater checks good press in sequence normal wash , heat dry ,normal wash,heat dry , normal wash , heat dry three times within 6 sec all the lights will come on then hit cancel. What that did is reset the control and clear that fault. Keep in mind that d/w does not heat it's own water your incoming water temp should be 120. the d/w will maintain that temp. when starting your d/w first turn on your hot water till it gets hot then start your d/w this insures your unit fills with hot water and not cold

Posted on Jan 09, 2009

Philip

  • 949 Answers

SOURCE: clean light flashing

This is a communication error between the control and motor. Try resetting the control by pressing the following keys with in 5 seconds.

HEATED DRY, NORMAL, HEATED DRY, NORMAL

after about 15 seconds hit cancel then the control should be unlocked. If the problem comes back the problem is most likely with the motor for the pump. Check with your warranty, some of these Kenmore models may be under warranty

Posted on May 08, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Brand new Kenmore dishwasher and it will not start. The "Locked" light keeps blinking when you try to select a cycle.


To unlock it press on the start button for 3 to 5 seconds, then select your cycle. It locks the same way.

Oct 30, 2015 | Kenmore Elite Stainless Steel 24" BuiltIn...

1 Answer

We cannot start our brand new Kenmore Elite Ultraclean dishwasher. The only lihgt that comes on is the flashing red lock light. no other buttons work. What do i do?


Look at the top of the dishwasher door. There may be instructions on how to lock/unlock the controls there. For example, mine says to hold the Heated Dry button for 4 seconds to toggle between lock/unlock.

Jan 19, 2014 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

My Kenmore Elite Ultra Wash Dishwasher keeps shutting off before entering the cycle. I have repositioned dishes, even emptied it, changed cycle and tried everything. When I press the start light flashes...


I too had problems with the Kenmore Elite (aka Bosch). The issue was solved by replacing the Lock Sensor on the door. After replacing the sensor the dishwasher has been working. Hope this helps.

Oct 08, 2013 | Kenmore Elite 24" Built-In Dishwasher with...

1 Answer

Kenmore Elite Dishwasher(665.15979990) wont drain


If the control panel is still lighting up I think it the thermal fuse has blown if you can take out the control panel and in that you will find the fuse you can test this with ohm test and here is a pic of what the fuse looks like and if you do replace this make sure you replace the new wires that come with the new fuse good luck hope this helps
d08a9c5.jpg

Nov 21, 2009 | Dishwashers

1 Answer

Four hour delay light flashing


I have a kenmore elite dishwasher and the 6hour delay light is flashing and no other buttons work when I push them.. whats wrong?

Apr 11, 2009 | Kenmore Dishwashers

1 Answer

Diswasher will not do anything...


"AIR DRY" LITE IS ON. I CANNOT GET TO GO BACK SO I CAN START IT AGAIN

Apr 21, 2008 | Kenmore 15919 Built-in Dishwasher

22 Answers

Kenmore elite dishwasher


press back and forth between hi-tempwash and sani rinse several times to get all lights to come on if not then press sani rinse and heated dry back and forth several times. one of though combos will start the test mode. the test mode will stop the light from blinking and you can use the dishwasher again

Nov 27, 2007 | Kenmore 24 in. 17482 / 17484 / 17489...

2 Answers

Keeps flashing clean Kenmore dishwasher 665.17019401 need a new owners manual


i was trying to install my kenmore elite 665 dishwasher but i cant find the plug do they come with one? or were do i hook it up?

Sep 22, 2007 | Dishwashers

Not finding what you are looking for?
Kenmore 24 in. 17482 / 17484 / 17489 Built-in Dishwasher Logo

124 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Kenmore Dishwashers Experts

Ron Rak
Ron Rak

Level 2 Expert

138 Answers

Cindy Wells

Level 3 Expert

6063 Answers

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

85222 Answers

Are you a Kenmore Dishwasher Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...