You hit on the reason ($$$$
) I come here to contribute... Times are hard, money is scares... and my darling inhabitants are hurting...
Sometimes I can help not throw away a nearly perfect
(and faithful) appliance ... The ULTIMATE in recycling
((Good for all of us... "inhabitants" (EARTH will be fine)).
((If you have ever seen our home from space...
It's a really pretty place. I'm not so worried for the place...
But there's a CERTAIN magic with these inhabitants...
If we pull together... It will be quite REWARDING
So...Thank you for ASKING
I have a FREE
manuals site where I start to read your
... Better still... The Manufacturer also
prints "SERVICE MANUALS
several are shown... (don't
go there yet)
ManualsLib Makes it easy to find manuals online
So being a MORE is BETTER
GUY... I chose the one
that occupies the most memory....
and ran through the index 'til we got to trouble codes...
We are starting where your (pretty clever) sweetums found his
CODE clues... and we are going to look backwards..
To find "Thermostat
"... (Found "thermistor").
Even if I am WRONG
... You will now remember the secret handshake...& always know of the "MAGIC" of errors codes..
(which begin on your FREE
Although there is another "thermistor" error...
It is an over heat condition.. but it all for the entire PCB (printed control board) to be replaced
LG Dishwasher Main Control Board 6871DD1006Q
Code looks like an EE
with the top bar missing from the first "E"
(making it an inverted "F" (an important difference)...
We are going with ""HE
"(symptom: water is not
>> HEATER ERROR
... (check/replace "thermistor
(et al): >> (click here))...
LG DF6810WW Service Manual Page 36
This enables us to search on-line parts houses,
(everybody sells pretty much the same parts... $$, Services & guaranteed fits are different ... (My personal experience SEARS
folks a rude, pushy, abusive but make up for all that by their higher than average prices... (I used to be
a KENMORE fan))...
says.. the code is "tE
and further states the control board must be replaced
Now I use appliancepartspros, partselect, repairclinic (etc.)...
Sites (with VIDEOS
) that respond to an internet search on
"LDS5811WW + thermister
No "THERMISTER" parts found
Search Over 2 1 Million Appliance Parts
Sadly... Henry (SEARS) says the "thermister" is an integrated part of the HEATER... further adding "the part may be returned if it does not fix your trouble $54.03...ish
(SEARS = guaranteed fit).
Dishwasher Heating Element Part Number 5301DD1001A Sears PartsDirect
I am going to direct your reading to SEARs...
How to Replace Dishwasher Electronic Control Board Repair Guide Help Sears...
Pictorial job description:
But do compare prices... and Happy hunting
Carnac the Magnificent