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Cycle is taking longer then it should
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Check your household water temperature. It should be 120 degrees or better at the kitchen faucet. The dishwasher may be trying to heat the water to a predetermined temperature before advancing the timer. Hope this helps, Ken
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Cycle is taking longer then it should
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