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How do I turn off the child lock? - KitchenAid Dishwashers


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It could vary depending on your Model Number....but try holding the "energy dry" or "heated dry" pad for 4 seconds.
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Have a kitchenaid dishwasher KUDS25SHWH1 - the child-lock light came on and will not go off. It is a light and no button to push and hold except all of the select buttons for the type of wash you want, no air dry button. How do I get this light off?? The Child Lock light has come on by it's self and I cannot get it to turn off. I have never used this feature before. I have tried to hold the Energy Saver button for several seconds but the Child Lock light will not shut off. The dishwasher is loc


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Child Lock light glows without pressing Energy Saver Dry button for four seconds. Cannot turn off by pressing Engery Saver Dry button for four seconds. Turning off main power and turning back on doesn't solve problem. But turning off main power for extented period, over night, and turning back on does fix proble for a very short period but Child Lock does come back on by itself. Is replacing the Console Assembly the only fix? Is there some button sequence to disable Child Lock altogher?


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