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Our KitchenAid Built-In Dishwasher model KUDB220T has been reliable through the years, but this morning the water would not turn on in any of the three possible cycles. (normal; light / china; rinse / hold) Tried several times, hoping for a glitch... Thanks much for any ideas or suggestions you can offer! (A new dishwasher just isn't in the budget for the foreseeable future.) S.M.Gustafson


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