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Kitchenaid Dishwasher Error Codes

Kitchenaid Dishwasher Error Codes

KitchenAid stands as a symbol of culinary excellence, providing households with appliances designed to elevate kitchen experiences. Their dishwashers combine sleek design with advanced features, promising efficiency and reliability in every wash.

When faced with KitchenAid Dishwasher Error Codes, entrust the resolution to the experts. Appliance Repair Los Angeles boasts a team of seasoned technicians with an in-depth understanding of KitchenAid appliances. We pride ourselves on delivering prompt, precise, and reliable solutions to restore your dishwasher’s optimal performance.

In our blog, we embark on a journey to explore prevalent problems associated with KitchenAid Dishwasher Error Codes. From simple troubleshooting to intricate repairs, our goal is to empower you with the knowledge needed to address issues promptly.


Error Code Causes
1-1 or F1E1 Stuck relay on the electronic control board       Learn More
1-2 or F1E2 Damaged or corrupted memory on control board. Incompatible software components inside microprocessor       Learn More
2-1 or F2E1 Stuck button on the user interface control       Learn More
2-2 or F2E2 User interface control can’t communicate with electronic control board       Learn More
3-1 or F3E1 Thermistor/OWI sensor failure (The thermistor is the water temperature sensor, the OWI sensor is the Optical Water Indicator that detects the amount of debris in the water.)       Learn More
3-2 or F3E2 Shorted thermistor/OWI sensor       Learn More
3-3 or F3E3 OWI failed to calibrate or the drain hose check valve failed, allowing dirty water to backflow into the dishwasher       Learn More
4-4 or F4E4 Communication error between the electronic control board and the circulation pump motor       Learn More
5-1 or F5E1 Door switch failure       Learn More
5-2 or F5E2 Control detects door not opening       Learn More
6-1 or F6E1 Won’t fill       Learn More
6-2 or F6E2 Water inlet valve failure       Learn More
6-3 or F6E3 Suds or air are in the water pump       Learn More
6-4 or F6E4 The float switch is open       Learn More
6-6 or F6E6 Incoming water is too cold       Learn More
7-1 or F7E1 Heating element doesn’t work       Learn More
7-2 or F7E2 Heating element won’t shut off       Learn More
8-1 or F8E1 Slow drain       Learn More
8-2 or F8E2 Drain pump electrical problem       Learn More
9-1 or F9E1 Electronic control board can’t detect the position of the diverter disc       Learn More
9-2 or F9E2 Diverter motor is stuck on       Learn More
9-3 or F9E3 Diverter disc is missing       Learn More
9-4 or F9E4 Lower spray arm error       Learn More
10-1 or FAE1 Detergent dispenser failure       Learn More
10-2 or FAE2 Vent wax motor electrical problem       Learn More
10-3 or FAE3 Drying fan failure       Learn More


Should you encounter a perplexing Error Code on your KitchenAid dishwasher, Appliance Repair Los Angeles is just a call away. Dial 323-792-1970 to connect with our helpline, where our dedicated team is ready to assist. Whether it’s a glitch in the sensor or a malfunctioning component, our experts will diagnose, explain, and resolve the issue efficiently.

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