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Kenmore Ultra wash Quiet Guard3 dishwasher wont start

\015 Pressing any wash cycle lights up correct lights but start won't light up and machine won't start when start light is depressed and eventually wash cycle lights go off - machine often 'locks' and is unlocked by depressing that area until it unlocks - that action does not help this problem - any suggestions?\015

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