Customer Support 7 days a week

Welcome Guest! To enable all features please Login or Register.



Go to last post Go to first unread
#1 Posted : Tuesday, February 5, 2019 10:36:25 AM(UTC)

Rank: Member

Groups: Registered
Joined: 2/5/2019(UTC)
Posts: 0
United States
Location: Louisiana

I am visiting my daughter and she is having problems with her dishwasher not drying. The dishes are drenched like nothing is heating at all.

The first thing I checked was the high limit thermostat. It had continuity when cold and clicks open when hot. Idk at what temp but hot in a pan.

Second I checked the heating element for continuity. It was bad so I replaced it (I also checked the new one before install to make it sure it was ok). I ran the dishwasher again and the bottom dishes are dry but the top ones are still drenched. I opened the door as soon as it was finished and it was hardly warm inside not hot and steamy like every other dishwasher I have owned.

I also turned off the breaker for 15 minutes.

I also checked the hot water supply and it is about 18 seconds till I can't hold my hand under it.

It also has drying liquid in it.

My question is how do I test the power to the heating element or at the main control board during the drying cycle?

Edited by user Tuesday, February 5, 2019 10:42:30 AM(UTC)  | Reason: Not specified

See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by
Users browsing this topic
Forum Jump  
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.