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Whirlpool dishwasher 2 years old. Must bang on door to get

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Whirlpool dishwasher 2 years old. Must bang on door to get it started. Sometimes stops in the middle cycling to have to bang on it again
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  ApplianceTech replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thankyou for using this service!

I am sorry to hear about the problem you are having with your DW

Let's work together to find out what is wrong :)

From the description of the problem, I would say that you have a problem with the door switch on the door lock. You will need to disassemble the door and check the door lock and switch assembly. The switch looks like this: click here

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
You are having me "click here" to see what the switch looks like but there is nothing to click on?
Expert:  ApplianceTech replied 1 year ago.

Sorry, I don"t know why the link did not work.

try this one

click here

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Great that worked. Ordered the part and hope it works. Thanks for your help!
Expert:  ApplianceTech replied 1 year ago.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Got the part, replaced it, all lighs are lit but not starting