These error code explanations can help you diagnose a problem with your Fisher & Paykel dishwasher. For repair how-to help, visit the PartsDirect repair help section, which includes repair help for dishwashers, other major appliances, lawn and garden equipment, garage door openers, vacuum cleaners and more. Search for your model number to find a complete list of replacement parts for your dishwasher.
Water leak detected
Shut off power to the dishwasher and remove the drawer(s). Check the lid seal, hoses and heater plate seal for leaks. Replace any leaking components.
Lid seal, hoses, heater plate seal
Check for an obstruction in the rotor. Remove any obstruction and check motor operation. Replace the motor if damaged. Shut off power to the dishwasher and check the motor wiring connections. Reconnect any loose wires. Replace the wire harness if damaged.
Motor, wire harness
Water temperature too hot (above 185 F)
Shut off power to the dishwasher and check the heating element. Replace the heating element if damaged. If the heating element is okay, then the electronic control heater relay likely is stuck. Replace the electronic control.
Heating element, electronic control
Water temperature not increasing
Shut off power to the dishwasher and check the wiring connections on the heating element. If the wiring is ok, replace the heating element.
Electronic control failure
Shut off power to the dishwasher for 30 seconds and then restore power. If the code returns after restore power, replace the electronic control.