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My Bosch dishwasher has a strange odor and the sanitized light

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My Bosch dishwasher has a strange odor and the sanitized light no longer comes on. The washer has been cleaned really well but the smell continues and still no lights. Any ideas or suggestions?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  MASTER-TECH replied 7 years ago.
Do you have the full model and serial numbers from the right side of the door? And do you know about how old it is?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
2 years old
Expert:  MASTER-TECH replied 7 years ago.
Do you have a display on the unit? Can you tell me how much time each cycle is except for the rinse and hold
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
We don't have a display but I can tell you it seems to be running much longer than it use to.
Expert:  MASTER-TECH replied 7 years ago.
It sounds like the control board has a burned out relay that is not allowing it to heat. This is a know issue with bosch. The board should have a 5-year part warranty. You will have to find a authorized servicer in your area.(NNN) NNN-NNNNwill get you in touch. If given a few choices, get an estiment before they come out.
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Thanks. Do you think it is safe to use in the mean time?
Expert:  MASTER-TECH replied 7 years ago.
Ya rinse your dishes will and run hot water at the sink. Thank you...