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My dishwasher is not working4.5 hour delay light is on. What

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My dishwasher is not working4.5 hour delay light is on. What it means and how to fix it
JA: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of your dishwasher? And have you run a diagnostic test cycle?
Customer: Its whirlpool. Model # is WDF310PAAS5
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes, if possible. I did not run diagnostic test cycle
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Only one button is on that 4.5 hr delay
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 7 months ago.

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Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 7 months ago.

Try to press the delay button several times until the delay cycles back to no time. If that doesn't work, flip the circuit breaker off for 60 seconds to see if the electronics will reset. As a last attempt to reset the control board, just start a cycle with whatever delay is shown. If you have a 4 hours delay just give the washer 6 or 7 hours to run and if it won't run and it won't cycle and and reset when done, you need to replace the control board inside the dor. Below is a link to the part if you need to order and replace it.

CLICK HERE for control board

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Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 7 months ago.

Hello again. I'm just following up because I haven't heard back from you and I see this question is still open and unrated. Is there anything else I can help you with?