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Whirlpool dishwasher model wdt710paym6 during a wash cycle,

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whirlpool dishwasher model wdt710paym6 during a wash cycle, it stop washing and start/resume light flashes
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Customer: during a cycle the dishwasher stops and the start/resume light flashes indicating the door has been opened, but it hasn't
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Submitted: 11 months ago via ApplianceRepair.Net.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Tech Dave replied 11 months ago.
Hello, this is Dave and I'm happy to help you. This will happen if the door switch opens while it is running. Next time it happens push in on the door in the center. If it starts it may just take an adjustment but if not the switch needs checked and replaced if it is the problem.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Now the unit starts and then stops suddenly and all the lights go out - in about a minute they come back on with start/resume light flashing
Expert:  Appliance Tech Dave replied 11 months ago.
You should confirm that where the house wiring attaches the dishwasher the connections are good. We need to check simple things before we assume the control is doing this. Anything that causes power to be lost to the control can do this.