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My Kenmore Quiet Clean Ultrawash Dishwasher, model #665.13743K602,

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My Kenmore Quiet Clean Ultrawash Dishwasher, model #665.13743K602, has the green "clean" light blinking after a shortened wash cycle, i.e. it quit early and is blinking. 7 times, if that means anything.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Chas replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name is Chas. I look forward to assisting you today with your question and providing the best answer possible. First, we will need to troubleshoot your issue as there is most likely not a quick fix. Please do not to rate until our conversation is finished, you can reply to me any time even after rating by clicking on reply to expert. Please also note, some issues require parts to be replaced which is out of my control (though I sincerely XXXXX XXXXX was).

What buttons do you have from left to right on your control panel?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

smart wash


pots/pans


normal wash


light wash


fast wash


quick rinse


turbo zone


high temp


sani rinse


heated dry


delay hours


cancel/drain


start/resume

Expert:  Chas replied 1 year ago.
Mick,
Close the door and press the following buttons with in 6 seconds

hi temp
heated dry
hi temp
heated dry.

All the lights should come on, let me know what happens..
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

yeah, that's what we did before. all the lights turn on, then they turn off, then it starts up in some mode and runs.

Expert:  Chas replied 1 year ago.
Okay now press cancel and run a cycle. the clean light should stop flashing. and reset the computer...
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Yeah, we did that and it has still done the blinking light thing after a while.

Expert:  Chas replied 1 year ago.
If you done the reset and the clean light keeps blinking, then you have a bad heating element. replace it, click on the link below to order the correct part.

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Repair Clinic offers a 365 day no question ask return policy, so if the repair does not work you can return the part to them for a full refund, yes this even includes electronic parts that many other part suppliers will not allow to be returned.


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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

as far as i know, the water's being heated. i'll run a load and see if it's just hot tap temperature or heated up. would a faulty heating element work on and off like that?


 

Expert:  Chas replied 1 year ago.
If the heating element is working then the thermister is not sensing the water temp rising, I have rarely ever found that part bad, however it is easy to replace if it is...
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