How to Reset a Code for a Whirlpool Quiet Partner 3

As of 2011, the Whirlpool Corporation is the world's largest appliance manufacturer, according to Forbes. Whirlpool offers a popular line of under counter and portable residential dishwashers, many of which are equipped with the Quiet Partner 3 noise dampening feature. Dishwashers with the Quiet Partner 3 system are manufactured with sound-reducing insulation to provide you with whisper-quiet operation. When your Whirlpool Quiet Partner 3 dishwasher malfunctions, run a brief diagnostic and reset the control panel to have the appliance working again in minutes.

Step 1

Crack open the door of your Whirlpool Quiet Partner 3 dishwasher two to three inches.

Step 2

Press the "Sani Rinse," "Heated Dry," "Sani Rinse" and "Heated Dry" buttons on the dishwasher's electronic control panel in quick succession to put the appliance in diagnostic mode.

Step 3

Close the dishwasher door and engage the door latch.

Step 4

Wait 10 seconds before pressing the "Cancel" button to reset the dishwasher.