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Take the bottom panel off the washer at the floor to access the underneath of the dishwasher. Once the panel is removed you should be looking at the back of the motor. With the unit unplugged,using a flashlight, look inside of the motor vent slots. Looking inside of these slots you will see what looks like fins.Take a small slotted screwdriver and place it on one of the fins through the vent slots and attempt to move the fin either clockwise or counterclockwise. It may take a little pressure to move the fin but whatr you are attempting to accomplish is to move the motor to unjam it if this is the problem. However, if the fins will not spin then the motor has froze up. If you do get the fin to move then rplug the unit back in to see if the unit works. If it does then you are good to go and the motor was jammed. If the unit does not start then the motor for sure is gone
\015\012Hope this helped
\015\012Dave
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