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    Default GE Dishwasher GDT695SMJ0ES Keeps Tripping Breaker When Door is Closed

    Model Number: GDT695SMJ0ES
    Brand: GE
    Age: 1-5 years

    My dishwasher realized it was just outside the warranty period so it was time to crap out. If i unplug the dishwasher and reset the breaker it does not trip; i can plug it in with the door open and the panel lights up and life is good. As soon as i close the door life is not good and the breaker immediately trips. Any thoughts?

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    Before you close the door are the LEDs on and are they either blinking or solid?
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    LEDs are solid; I push all the buttons and everything functions like it should until the door is closed then the breaker trips. Originally the dishwasher would run for about 20 minutes then trip, now it trips as soon as the door is closed.

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    It's definitely a direct short to ground. Check the wires on the door switch and look for something obvious on the main board.
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