Having problems with your Kenmore 24 in. 15142 Built-in Dishwasher ?

Kenmore Elite Dishwasher clean light ind flashing and won't start

\015 Kenmore Elite Dishwasher model 665.16262402 has the clean light indicator flashing and it won't let me start a new load. Normally the light is on steady when a load is clean. Once the door is opened and shut again, the light normally goes out. It now flashes 7 times, pauses for a few seconds and then starts the 7 flash cycle again. I've tried pressing every button to cancel it out. I've shut off the power for about 10 minutes hoping any stray trons would go away.\015\012\015\012I did all what you ar saying and it still flashes 7 times and does the initial check for 2 to 3 minutes then it stops. When I succeed to get it started, then it starts at 60 minutes rather than 86 minutes and it gets down to 39 to 40 minutes and then it stops. We have change the water probe for the temperature and the heater is good, so.... can some help me, even the kenmore repair man could not fix it for me.\015

Answers :

You will have to reset the console. To do this, close the door and press these buttons in sequence...

-high temp wash
-heated dry
-high temp wash
-heated dry

...all the lights will turn on briefly and the machine will start a diagnostic cycle. You can press cancel or let the diagnostic cyle finish (1-2 minutes).
You should now be able to run the dishwasher as normal.
Thanks a lot
thank u
It was so easy
yeeeeeees
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Kenmore 24 in. 15142 Built-in Dishwasher

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Kenmore Elite Dishwasher clean light ind flashing and won't start


You will have to reset the console. To do this, close the door and press these buttons in sequence...-high temp wash-heated dry-high temp wash-heated dry...all the lights will turn on briefly and the machine ... Kenmore 24 in. 15142 Built-in Dishwasher

Kenmore Elite Dishwasher clean light ind flashing and won't start


That means the control sensed that the heater in the d/w did not operate 3 times in a row. so the unit locks out. First remove the kick plate and you may have to pull the unit out from under the cab, but check your heater. u ... Kenmore 24 in. 15142 Built-in Dishwasher

Kenmore 665 17033400 Elite dishwasher clean light flashes 7 times and it wont run. i used the reset combination, all lights lit and stayed lit until i pressed reset. Then it started a wash. now the wash seems to be finished, though i am not sure and the clean light is flashing 7 times, pause, 7 times, etc.


That signals an issue with a faulty heater &/or heater drive circuit.(that info comes from their troubleshooting guide)I ran into it this weekend and discovered that the heater coil in the bottom of the washer was broken. ... Kenmore 24 in. 17032 Built-in Dishwasher

I have a Kenmore Elite Dishwasher Model 665.172824000. We think it stopped part way throught the dry cycle. The green "Clean" light has been flashing since in 7 flash cycles non stop. I tried pushing the Cancel button, it starts the drain pump then stops and we are back to where we started. I tried to start a new wash cycle but when I close the door and push the start button it just give 3 quick red flashes and then nothing but the green clean light flashing again. I shut the breaker off fo


So sorry but the partsdirect site for sears locked down my computer. Check where the drain hose connects to your pump and see if there is a small device the hose connects to that has 2 wires going to it. If it does unplug the wires, turn power off, w ... Dishwashers

I have a'05 Kenmore Elite dishwasher. Never had a problem before. The clean button keeps flashing. Thought it was an interrupted cycle so I pressed the "Cancel/Drain" button and the motor ran, no water. Once that was done, I tried to start a new cycle and every time I push start, the green clean light flashes and the "Start" button goes off. Any help. Really don't want a repair guy. Thanks in advance


Hi\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012Thanks\015\012for using FixYa. If the clean light flashes, pauses, and then repeats. When\015\012the dishwasher doesn't sense a water t ... Dishwashers

I have a kenmore elite dishwasher 577-9 17262402. The clean light is flashing. How do I stop it from flashing to start the dishwasher?


The blinking "clean light" is a common problem with some of the Kenmore and Whirlpool models dishwashers. The problem is usually attributed to water supply temperatures being too low when filling. Apparently, there are some issues w ... Kenmore 24 in. 15252 / 15254 / 15259 Built-in Dishwasher

Kenmore Elite Dishwasher model 665.16262402 has the clean light indicator flashing and it won't let me start a new load. Normally the light is on steady when a load is clean. Once the door is open


... Dishwashers

Clean light comes on my Kenmore Elite Dishwasher Model # 665.17263. This happened once before and has to do with the heating element. The service guy showed me how to press the buttons in a certain sequence to "unstick" the unit and it worked fine. The Quick Rinse light keeps flashing. When I push a previous sequence recommendation it switched to pots n pans and Quick Rinse and Cancel all started blinking. Then in about 2 minutes went back to Quick rinse. I did one sequence and it started to d


It seems that there is something stucks in your dishwasher...is there any error code? ... Kenmore 24 in. 15079 Built-in Dishwasher

It doesn't start and clean light flashes Kenmore Elite dishwasher water supply is turned on overfill protection float is able to move up and down freely there are no sudes in dishwasher soap dispenser is not blocked but it doesn't open turbozone spray jets are not blocked


HiThanks for using FixYa. If the clean light flashes, pauses, and then repeats. When the dishwasher doesn't sense a water temperature increase, it stops working and locks the functions (clean light fla ... Dishwashers

I have a Kenmore Elite dishwasher (model 665.1315), and the dishwasher will run through the wash cycle as expected, but when it gets to the heated dry cycle , it doesn't appear to dry. It will then flash a fault code 81 (8 short flashes of the 'clean' light, pause, and then 1 more short flash of the 'clean' light, longer pause, and repeat the code). The dishes seem to be somewhat dry, but there is certainly water on the dishes and on the tub (there is never any water standing in the tub, and t


Hi,Check your heating element.. \012A bad heating element causes many problems in dishwashers...Dishwasher Problems The ... Kenmore 24 in. 15932 Built-in Dishwasher

I have a kenmore dishwasher mo. no.665.17039401 the clean green light flashes 7 times and it keeps doing that if i try to start the dishwasher on the start button a red light flashs three times what do how do i fix it .i made shure the door was locked


... Dishwashers

Hello, We need some assistance with our Kenmore dishwasher. Last night after I started a load, the dishwasher just stopped and then the washing and drying lights started flashing red, sanitized and green are flashing green and the 6 hour delay button is flashing red. I have pushed the start/cancel button but to no avail. My husband shut the power from it to see if it would reboot, it does not help either. It runs a little bit then quits and does not clean the dishes. Could you give us sugg


Hold the start button for 3-4 seconds and see what that does ... Dishwashers

I have a Kenmore Elite Ultra Dishwasher and the cleaning light is flashing. I have tried pressing the start/resume button and closing the door within 3 seconds. I am not able to turn on my dishwasher. I have tried turning off the power for 20 minutes but when power was restored the green light continues to flash and the dishwasher will not work. This machine was installed in May 2008. Help!


If the clean light flashes 7 times, pauses, then repeats...When\015\012the dishwasher doesn't sense a water temperature increase, it will\015\012stop working and lock the functions (clean light flashes 7 times, all\015\012buttons are non ... Dishwashers

Whirlpool gold, quiet partner III, My dishwasher is not cleaning very well and when it is done it flashes clean. The clean flashing light wont stop. It flashes 7 times and stops for 3 sec then starts again. I know how to reset washer using heated dry and normal buttons but when i run it again when it is finished it goes back to the clean button flashing


... Whirlpool Dishwashers

Kenmore Dishwasher - Flashing Lights - wont start


Is the clean light blinking 7 times? If so this means you have a problem with your heating element ... Kenmore 15899 Built-in Dishwasher

Kenmore Elite 665.15929001 Dishwasher, flashing Sani-Rinse light, won't start


Kenmore is **** with a double PP go buy a Maytag or GE and throw it threw the appliance dept like the Discount tire guy did on TV. I have asked the same question on 4 different blog's and no answer. The question to where they were actually built is u ... Dishwashers

I have a kenmore dishwasher model 66515832000 and it starts to do the cycle and about 10 seconds into it it stops and the quick rinse light starts flashing, it wont cancel or let anything else happen. if you open it and shut it , the light just flashes and nothing will work.


... Kenmore 16602 / 16604 / 16609 Built-in Dishwasher

The green clean light is flashing on my Kenmore Elite Ultra Wash dishwasher. After the reset sequence, the washer will run only 1 part of it's washing/drying cycle, then flash the clean light again... I have only owned it about 14 months, and this is the first problem I have had.


You may just need to reset your control board. Go to the link and it will explain how to reset the control board as well as explain what might cause the issue and how to fix it.http://www.appliancerepairlesson.com/dishwasher-2/dishwasher ... Kenmore 24 in. 17032 Built-in Dishwasher

Kenmore dishwasher 665.16029402./ clean light flashes 7 times. i did the push button sequence to reset. started to wash for awhille and during the wash it stops and green light starts flashing again


... Kenmore 24 in. 16032 Built-in Dishwasher

I have a Kenmore 665.1373 Ultra Wash dishwasher that will not work. In the past few weeks, it stopped mid-cycle, the the clean light began to flash. Sears sent out a technician who told us that the latch was not catching. He adjusted it, did something with a computer and the dishwasher worked for a couple of days. This time, it would not start a cycle, it would only show heated dry if you pushed the smart wash button and nothing if you press start. It looks like some of the lights are continuous


... Kenmore 24 in. 17482 / 17484 / 17489 Built-in Dishwasher

I have a Kenmore elite ultrawash HE dishwasher Model 665.13129K700 , serial # FU3801153 , Stock # 13129K , Type 586-0. My normal wash red light flashed constantly and will not allow me to reset the control panel. I disconnect power for 1 hour then it allowed me to run 1 cycle. Upon completion the normal wash red light started flashing again. I tried to toggle between high temp wash and heated dry but no other button will work since normal wash is flashing. I again disconnected power but this tim


Hi,Push push thishi temp wash / heated dry hi temp wash / heated dry hi temp wash / heated dryIf this does not reset the control then you will need to replace the control board.Let me know,if needed fur ... Dishwashers

Whirlpool adp 5550 Dishwasher wont complete a cycle. The light in the start button flashes four times in a continuous pattern. Have pressed the start button for 3 -5 seconds to reset after which the machine seems to operate ok then it stops and the start button returns to flashing. Have cleaned the filter and checked the sullage pipe for blockages What do I do next?


... Dishwashers

Just bought and had installed on 9/25/10, Kenmore Elite dishwasher model #665.13929K010. Start light on the front panel flashes, then runs through all lights and ends on the complete light which contnues to blink. It will not actually start the wash process at all. Before I call Sears to come out, what is the reset sequence for this model? Any other solutions you can think of?


... Dishwashers

Kenmore Dishwasher won't start wash cycle when start is pressed - the clean light is still flashing even after the dishwasher has been opened and closed since dishwasher was run yesterday.


... Kenmore Dishwashers

Clean light flashes and dishwasher wont start


HI, this is a dirty filter alert. it could also be a control fault as well. clean the filter and, disposal as well. if this alert cannot be cleared, replace the control board or, timer. ... Kenmore 24 in. 15689 Built-in Dishwasher
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.a-wash.org || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.2108 seconds