Having problems with your Kenmore 15899 Built-in Dishwasher ?

I have a Kenmore Ultra wash 665 15895 dishwasher. It will not run any cycles. Symptoms: When I first close the door, the "Quick Rinse" light is on and the number 18 is displayed. When I push any button, the "Quick Rinse" light flashes continuously. If I touch any other button, both the "Quick Rinse" and "Pots and Pans" lights flash continuously. No matter what buttons I press, the behavior is the same. I've tried turning the power off and on, same behavior. The only button that doe


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This may be an issue with heater circuit, door switch or wash pump. Press and hold the heated dry/air dry button for 15 seconds....After, 5 minutes check if you are still getting the same error. If yes, then it is a water heating fault. To resolve this error try pressing this reset sequence-- Heat Dry - Normal - Heat Dry - Normal or High Temp - Air Dry - High Temp - Air Dry or Hi Temp Scrub, energy saver dry, Hi Temp Scrub, energy saver dry. Now let the unit run for 2-3 minutes and then you press the Cancel/Drain button and allow it to completely drain and reset. If this doesn't work then it's an issue with the wash pump not pumping the water past the heater efficiently or due to lack of water to heat. Please make sure that heater is not open circuited and is heating the water efficiently. You'll have to check the heater using a multimeter; the meter should read between 3000 to 3300 ohms (Use multimeter on Rx1 ohm setting). If heater is fine then make sure water pressure is optimum and fill valve is working fine. Hope this helps... Please post back for further assistance.
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