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Hugey 04-01-2013 02:36 PM

Dishwasher
 
Dishwasher was dead.Diagnosed a bad timer. Replaced it, and it worked a few minutes, and shut down again!

Simon / APP Team 04-02-2013 11:24 AM

Hi.

Please provide more info. What was the original problem? What makes you think it's the timer? What do you mean "shot down"?

Simon.

Hugey 04-02-2013 11:49 AM

Simon,
Thanks for responding Original problem was that it completely died. Circuit tester showed no reading going out of the timer, so I replaced it!

And it worked for 10 minutes, and then shut down completely again, meaning it stopped working all together, and the electrical outlet is still live. So I am thinking the motor is old and it seized up! Maybe it took out the new timer too? what are your thoughts?
Rob

Simon / APP Team 04-02-2013 02:34 PM

Hi.

Check the latch mechanism, the latch switch.Make sure you are getting the 120VAC through the switch to the timer. A lot of times there could be a bad connection in the junction box behind the toe panel(on the right).Do not use circuit tester, use a multimeter.

Post the results.

Simon.


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