How do I unlock the door on my Kenmore dishwasher?
Also to know is, how do I get the lock off my Kenmore dishwasher?
How to Turn Off the Lock Mode on Kenmore Dishwashers
- Press the "Heated Dry" or "Air Dry" button on the control panel for four seconds until the Lock button lights up with a solid light.
- Note that any button that you press while the machine is in Lock mode flashes four times.
- Release the Lock mode by pressing the "Heated Dry" or "Air Dry" button for four seconds.
Subsequently, question is, how do I reset the control panel on my Kenmore dishwasher? A generic way to reset at Kenmore dishwasher is pressing the “heated dry” button then the “normal wash” button then again the “heated dry” then again the “normal wash”. After you press those four buttons in a row your dishwasher should begin a short 12 minutes test cycle during which the dishwasher will reset.
Considering this, why does my Kenmore dishwasher says locked?
When this happens you will not be able to wash or rinse the dishes in the dishwasher. When the lock light is blinking it is caused by a stuck key on the control pad. A Kenmore dishwasher control panel with a stuck key can be fixed by turning off the control lock or resetting the control panel.
Why is my dishwasher locked?
It appears that you are indicating that the control is locked on the console of the dishwasher. To unlock the dishwasher control panel, press and hold the NO HEAT DRY button for 4 deliberate seconds and the LOCK ON light should turn off. The control should then work normally.