The 'normal' light blinks constantly. No break in the blinking pattern. Dishwasher does not work and unplugging it hasn't helped. Help is GREATLY APPRECIATED. Thanks!
Answer Hello Melissa. Here are the instructions from the manufacture. Hope this helps.
A rapidly blinking LED over one of the keys of the keypad (or sometimes a “dead” keypad/console) indicates one or more key switch lines are stuck or shorted on either the control or the keypad. To determine which one, do the following test:
1. Unplug dishwasher or disconnect power.
2. Open console and disconnect the keypad ribbon connection from the control (at P1). Put console back together.
3. Plug in dishwasher or reconnect power.
4. With door latched, disconnect and reconnect thermistor or OWI sensor two times in less than 6 seconds.
5. Wait 10 seconds, then monitor the control’s response to the thermistor:
?If the control is OK (no longer sees shorts with the keypad unplugged), it will respond by running service diagnostics. Listen for it to begin filling after it concludes the 5–10 second display test at the beginning of the service diagnostics cycle. Check and/or replace the keypad if the control responds OK.
?If the control is not OK (still sees shorts with the keypad unplugged), then it will NOT respond to the thermistor at all and will remain off
after 10 seconds go by. Make sure the keypad is unplugged for this test. Confirm that all other connections are made, the console and
door are reassembled, power is back on, and the door is latched; then repeat steps 1-5 above. If still no response, replace the control.
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Hi my dishwasher is not doing anything. I checked the thermal fuse is good so looks like a control panel. Would you agree? I even checked the door switch to. And another question I was able to disconect some of the connections but one really did not want to come off. Is it some kind of trick to disconnect them all?
The issue with the unit not starting and the door switch and thermal fuse checking ok would most likely be the control board. You will want to check the power supply where it comes into the unit to make sure that there is a good firm connection and also check to make sure that there is 120 vac at this point.
Wash cycle keeps running will not cycle to next setting.
Answer Hello Dennis. It sounds like the control board W10084141 is bad and will need to be replaced on the unit.
Have flashing control panel lights. In checking your message board, it appears to be the control panel. Is there any way to guarantee this is the problem before I order that part?
Answer Hello Gregg. If the lights flash, but the start button does not work, the first thing you check is the door switches. If they are good, then the control panel is bad. The ribbon cable can be tested for continuity when pressing the start button.