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I have a Fisher & Paykel 913T soft touch dishwasher. On all types of washes when the wash cycle starts there is no 230 volts on the element & after 5 minutes the wash cycle finishes & then goes onto to the next cycle. None of the wash or rinse cycles heat the water but on the dry cycle their is 230 volts onto the element & dries the dishes OK. Is my problem the power supply PCB or could it be the Controller PCB? Does the 230 volts to the element on dry cycle come from the same cicuit on the po


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Have you considered the possibility the water temperature sensor may be faulty.
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\015\012If the controller is getting false water temp reading then it may never turn the heater on.
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\015\012Generally with FP dishwashers, the heating element and temperature sensor are part of the same assembly, so you you have to replace both. I don't have access to the 913T service manual but I am saying this on the basis of my experience with the other dishwashers from FP.
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\015\012Hope this helps.
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