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Model KUDE60FVPA3 Wont start. Clean light flashes 6

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Model KUDE60FVPA3

Won't start.

Clean light flashes 6 times
The blinking CLEAN light is an error code for a water heating failure .
press

Heated Dry then ➙ Normal then ➙Heated Dry then➙Normal and then all the lights should come on after 30 seconds press cancel twice . let me know how you come out?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Accomplished your directions...error code stopped blinking.

Should I try a normal wash cycle?

Yes now run a normal cycle !

Do you run the HOT water at the sink before running the unit each time?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Selected normal cycle...heard initial "thunk" noise when machine starts, but no water is introduced.

Reverts to 6 flashes.

Yes I run HOT water before runningthe unit.

ok do the key dance once again .

And look in the bottom of the sump on the front corner is a float ,make sure it moves up and down freely ,and listen for a click?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Key imputs done

Float is OK.
ok try normal again and let`s see if the water now comes in ?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
I hear the relays and normal thunk noises, but no water.

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But if you have no wate coming in and the float is good .

We are almost done.

How old is the unit?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
2-3 years

ok so out of warranty

So you will need to replace the inlet water valve , mounted under the unit on the front left corner , basic hand tools needed .

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