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Switch to lever is bad or lever has been bent out of allignment. This is correct 90% of the time. the only other reason would be your control pad.
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Child safty lock -dishwasher wont start - KitchenAid Dishwashers


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Our Kitchenaid dishwasher model # KUDP021R will not start. We close door, select wash and press start. The control lock light at the top which is lit flashes a few times and then stays lit. Dishwasher remains silent. An aside which may be helpful is that the door has always seemed to be not quite straight...as though it had to warp a tiny bit to close and lock.


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