Having problems with your Maytag JetClean II MDB8551 Built-in Dishwasher ?

My dishwasher smells like an electrical fire!

\015 I took off the cover from the control panel, and I see no evidence of scorching or burning. When I open the door and stick my head in the washer, I smell burnt eletrical smell. I checked the heating element at the bottom of the washer, and part of it feels like it has a bump on it. Could this be the reason for smoke? Ist it a cheap fix? Thanks!!\015

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The smoke could be plactic silverware that fell on the heating element,or a plastic lid. this is not an easy fix.sometimes it is more cost effective to replace a unit than to repair it.good luck with yuor project.
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