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I was able to test the timer using a multimeter and this schematic: All the circuits showed connectivity when tripped by the mechanism. I reinstalled the timer and discovered that pulling hard on the timer knob would make the agitation cycle work. Evidently, the timer is still the issue even if the circuitry is not.


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Here is the service manual for your dishwasher: http://www.buyspares.com/images/mediator/1513/service%20manual%20-%20cid45b13.pdf If the control panel is lighting up and giving you some sort of code, the service manual will help you determine where the problem might be. Sometimes the dishwasher won't allow you to do anything because it detects a fault ...


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I know that with my gas range, whenever an igniter is used for any of the burners, it sparks them all. By guess, this is probably a safety feature in case any burner was turned on without igniting it. What I'm getting at though is that if you are able to ignite the oven by the burners, then it might be the same feature and in which case - there is gas in the ...


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[I]s it possible for power surges to inflict partial damage on electrical devices? What you refer to as a power surge will most likely be a voltage spike, i.e. short but significant increase in the line voltage. This increased voltage will in the most general case lead to increased electrical currents in your devices, and this may kill them. Simplest ...


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Yes, it is extremely likely for surges to inflict partial damage. The circuit board is the most sensitive component on most appliances, therefore it is the first to go out in a surge. The compressor on a fridge would be much more robust, therefore requiring a much larger surge to destroy it. Desktop power supplies are known to receive some damage from surges ...


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The impeller is the main part of the pump. The pump makes the water spray and it also pumps the water out after the wash or rinse cycle has finished. Usually the drain solenoid opens and since the pump is running all the water goes out the drain instead of through the sprayers. It doesn't drain by gravity since it pumps up to the sink tailpiece or other ...


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I had similar problem. Removed the vent cap next to faucet on sink,turned dishwasher on & clog came out from the dishwasher vent..along with water! So be ready with towel.


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Is the entire cord heating uniformly, or is one particular spot (e.g. the plug) getting notably warmer than the rest? Hotspots are Very Bad. Replacement plugs are about $4. Replacement outlets are about 75 cents. But if it is merely a case of the entire cord being slightly warm, that could simply be the manufacturer using the thinnest wire allowed (e.g. ...


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The buzzing that you hear is most likely the solenoid that opens a drain valve. Dishwashers are basically constructed with similar parts, but can be placed differently. If you have the model number post it for all to see. Meanwhile, if you remove the bottom kick plates you can see the pump. Fill the basin with water and than set the switch to just before ...



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