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I replaced the latch on my Maytag dishwasher which included

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I replaced the latch on my Maytag dishwasher which included a sensor to confirm that the door was closed. Now, the start/pause button is blinking and I can't get the dishwasher to start. Other buttons do seem responsive.
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Maytag is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: 4 years
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Kelly replied 3 months ago.

Thanks for counting on us to help with your appliance problem. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you!

Expert:  Kelly replied 3 months ago.

The blinking button means the control thinks the door is open.

  1. Are you sure you got the wires on correctly and the door is latching well?
  2. May I please have your model number so I am able to provide you with accurate, model specific information?