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Our Maytag 577-1 is acting normal but the start button isn't

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Our Maytag 577-1 is acting normal but the start button isn't registering.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Medic replied 1 year ago.

Hello, sorry to hear about your DW problem.

Try flipping the breaker or unplugging the unit for 2-3 minutes. If that does not reset the control, you will need a new touch pad. The touch pad on these machines are known for causing this issue. Check the use and care guide some of these machines had a five year warranty on the microprocessor. If you're handy, you can make the repair yourself for roughly $150. You can get the part from any local appliance parts store.

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