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I have a model#665.1359 & the water will not drain from the dishwasher. It is a Kenmore dishwasher (Ultra wash Quiet guard).


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Model number 66515632000 Kenmore Ultra wash with quite guard about 8 years old Washer stopped near end of rinse cylce, dishes look clean, water in washer did not drain and looks clean. All attempts to restart washer, or hit drain etc result in attempt to start and then it stops. sounds like trying to start a car with a very weak battery.


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