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Dishwasher mdbh949aws2 Cycle light will come on, heated dry

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Dishwasher mdbh949aws2
Cycle light will come on, heated dry light will come on, will not start
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Medic replied 1 year ago.
Hi, this is a very common issue on these dishwashers. When this happens it means the touch pad senses a stuck or shorted key. Unfortunately, the only way to fix this issue is to replace the touch pad assembly. The repair is actually very straight forward. If you're handy, you can make the repair. The unit will need to be unplugged and the screws around the door and control panel will need to come out. Once the screws are removed the outer panel and control panel will come down and off. All the wires are plug and play. It's actually a very straight forward repair. You can get the part from any local appliance parts house or sears parts. See link below. #1 depending on color. http://www.searspartsdirect.com/maytag-dishwasher-parts/model-MDBH949AWS2/3048/0130000/W1101090/00002.html We work on the honor system here at Just Answers. Were not credited for our work until you rate our answers positively. After you rate our answers positively the question does not close. You can come back and ask follow up questions for no additional charge. Thank you

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