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Running time of dishwasher

\015 I think our dishwasher cycle might be running too long. Can you tell me the correct running time?\015

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\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012he cycles times are too long\015\012\015\012If your dishwasher's cycle times are too long, check these:

Water pre-heating
Cycle not completing
\015\012\015\012\015\012Water pre-heating\015\012\015\012Your dishwasher may pre-heat the water. If so, and if the water entering the dishwasher is cool, the heater may take up to half an hour to heat the water. 

To avoid the wait, increase the incoming water temperature before turning on the dishwasher. Do that by running the kitchen sink faucet until the water runs hot. Or increase the temperature of the hot water to the entire house at the hot water heater.

Warning! To lessen the risk of scalding, don't set the hot water heater temperature higher than 120 degrees Fahrenheit. 

\015\012\015\012\015\012Cycle not completing\015\012\015\012See "The cycle doesn't complete" section. 

\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012The cycle doesn't complete\015\012\015\012If the cycle doesn't complete, check these:

Water-heating cycle
\015\012\015\012\015\012Water-heating cycle\015\012\015\012Many dishwashers heat the wash and/or rinse water to a higher temperature, as the cycle calls for it. In these cycles, the dishwasher pauses after it has filled with water, waiting for the water to reach the pre-set temperature. What happens next, depends, as follows:

  • On some units, the pause is timed and the unit continues after the allotted time.

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  • On others, the cycle can't continue until the water reaches the higher temperature. If you have this type of dishwasher and the water isn't being heated (say, because of a problem with the heating element or thermostat), after the unit stops at the heating cycle, it never continues. When you repair the heating-system problem, the "cycle problem" is fixed too.

\015\012\015\012\015\012Timer\015\012\015\012Timers don't often fail. But if every other part of the dishwasher seems to be working properly and the timer knob seems to be stuck in one place--doing one function continuously--the timer may be at fault. Dishwasher timers can't be repaired. If yours is defective, replace it. 
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