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\015 I have a Kenmore Quietgard 3 dishwasher, and the ''clean'' button is flashing, stopping the regular cycle. What do I do since I cannot find the instructions?\015
Try cutting the power off your dishwasher for 5 minutes,hopefully the board will reset itself
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