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Offline Caddy4343

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Kenmore Dishwasher
« on: September 13, 2008, 04:15:31 PM »

I'm stumped.  I have a dishwasher that the CLEAN light flashes 7 times and then pauses and repeats the 7 flashes, etc.  It won't fill but it will drain.  There is voltage at the fill valve so I chained the valve but it still won't fill or run.

Also... does anyone have a copy of the flashing light codes?

All help is appreciated.

Thanks,

Don.

Model 665.13732K600

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Re: Kenmore Dishwasher
« Reply #1 on: September 13, 2008, 04:30:08 PM »
Hi,

Your Kenmore dishwasher was manufactured by Whirlpool.

Here is a blog post related to your same problem.

Dishwasher Flashing Clean Light Error

Some more info.

Dishwasher Clean Light


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Re: Kenmore Dishwasher
« Reply #2 on: September 13, 2008, 05:05:29 PM »
All is well.... Thank you

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Re: Kenmore Dishwasher
« Reply #3 on: September 13, 2008, 05:09:25 PM »
What did you end up doing to it?
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Re: Kenmore Dishwasher
« Reply #4 on: September 13, 2008, 05:14:46 PM »
I cleared the false error by pressing... heated dry - normal - heated dry - normal and then cancel.

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Re: Kenmore Dishwasher
« Reply #5 on: September 14, 2008, 01:22:19 PM »
I thought that my problem was solved but I was wrong.  I did get rid of the flashing CLEAN light but the dishwasher still won't fill.  I put in a new valve and then tried the original valve but it still won't fill.  Should I replace the PCB?

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Re: Kenmore Dishwasher
« Reply #6 on: September 14, 2008, 01:38:37 PM »
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There is voltage at the fill valve so I chained the valve but it still won't fill

If you have voltage to the water valve it should fill unless there is no water to the dishwasher or the valve is bad.

Did you turn the water back on after you replaced the valve.

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Re: Kenmore Dishwasher
« Reply #7 on: September 14, 2008, 01:57:16 PM »
The water is on.  I even ran the line into a pan just to make sure that the line wasn't kinked.  I also checked the line from the valve outlet to the dishwasher.  Is the valve low voltage?  I can't find a schematic anywhere.

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Re: Kenmore Dishwasher
« Reply #8 on: September 14, 2008, 02:17:13 PM »
What do you have for voltage at the water valve?

I can't find a schematic for this model either, sorry.
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Re: Kenmore Dishwasher
« Reply #9 on: September 14, 2008, 03:15:27 PM »
The voltage was around 24V.  The wires are very light so I assumed that the solenoid is low voltage.  Thanks for all the help.

 

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