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I HAVE A KENMORE DISHWASHER THAT IS CONTINUOUSLY ...

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I HAVE A KENMORE DISHWASHER THAT IS CONTINUOUSLY BLOWING THE THERMAL FUSE WHAT IS WRONG?. IN ADDITION I WAS WONDERING HOW THE THERMAL FUSE ACTUALLY WORKS. DOES CURRENT DRAW CAUSE IT TO BLOW OR DOES THE EXTERNAL TEMPERATURE WHERE IT IS MOUNTED COAUSE IT TO BLOW?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 8 years ago.

Hi this is Bryan , the thermal fuse is conected to power that blows when you have an electrical problem , whether in machine or power surges. you probably have a problem with the heater if it has one , some dont. you may be pulling to many amps. how old is machine?

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