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Kenmore Elite 665-16959000 dishwasher - soap door

\015 Kenmore Elite 665-16959000 dishwasher - soap dispenser door doesn't open during wash cycle & dishes don't get clean\015

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It appears your dispenser wax switch has failed in this instance.

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If your unit has never been serviced - there should still be an original service manual enclosed in plastic taped to the inside of the shell.
In the service manual are Error codes, maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting steps you can follow.


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