How to Reset a Kenmore Quietguard Standard Dishwasher

Kenmore Quietguard standard dishwashers include a number of features and settings that users can choose from just before they begin a cycle. Once the cycle begins, a user may find that she should have programmed the dishwasher to a different setting. In these situations, users can reset the dishwasher so that they can program the new setting. Resetting the dishwasher only takes a few moments to complete.


Step 1

Open the door to stop the current cycle. Wait for the spraying action to stop before opening the door completely.

Step 2

Check the detergent cover. If it is open, refill the compartment with detergent and close it.

Step 3

Press "Cancel/Drain" two times.

Step 4

Select a new cycle and options.

Step 5

Press "Start/Resume" and close the door within three seconds.