2360984-3-S-Whirlpool-W10258275-Bi-Metal Fuse
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Bi-Metal Fuse

PartSelect Number PS2360984

This part is used as a safety device to protect the dishwasher circuit from overload. If the temperature gets to high it will shut off the electrical current to the heating unit in the appliance. Also known as Thermal Fuse.

This part works with the following brands: Whirlpool, Admiral, Estate, Inglis, Kenmore, KitchenAid, Roper, Maytag, Crosley, Jenn-Air, Hardwick, Magic Chef, Amana, Caloric & Glenwood.

This part fixes the following symptoms:

  • Will not start.
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58 of 72 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair:Less than 15 mins

ToolsScrew drivers

CustomerDouglas from Dallas GA

Would not turn on

I did a search on the website and read the instructions for trouble shooting. I took the inside door off by taking the screws out. I pulled the part and tested it and found it did not in fact have no ampage. I then ordered the part on line. It came in two days, I plugged it in, put the door back together and the total time was about 15-20 minutes. Easy, simple, great instructions and the entire thing only costed me the part itself. It's working great now! And I've never worked on appliances before.

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Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair:Less than 15 mins

ToolsScrew drivers

Customerpauline from gloucester VA

Dishwasher cut off during drying cycle

After replacing the thermal fuse 5 times i noticed the new packaging came with a terminal block on then fuse harness. PLEASE USE THIS. It is a must, it supposedly is acting as some type of heat sink or something for added protection. Used the unit on all cycles now and works great. Just follow fuse instructions precisely. Hope it helps.

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Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair:Less than 15 mins

ToolsScrew drivers

CustomerTracy from Westerville OH

Power to dish washer, but no power to any led's or power buttons.

Very easy to install the new B Metal Fuse. Removed torx head screws holding the outer door panel on the dish washer. Removed the fuse and two wires connected to the fuse. Inserted the new fuse in the holder and plugged the two wire connectors back
on. Installed the outer door panel back on, turned the breaker back and the machine powered back up. Very easy install and saved a service call. Total repair cost $24

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17 of 24 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair:15 - 30 mins

ToolsScrew drivers

CustomerJessica from Clintwood VA

Lights flashing on wash options, cancel would work but nothing else

open dishwasher door, use torx socket and ratchet to remove 6 screws. Pull down wash options face, find the bi-metal fuse. Used the directions in the package to replace. popped old fuse out of electrical board, Cut 2 wires, stripped said wires, attached stripped wires in housing on new part, tightened the 2 screws where new wires attach, popped new fuse in electrical board. Reattached face. Very simple and easy to do. Did not fix the problem. Had to get the electrical board that the bi-metal fuse is snapped into. Very easy for someone that has worked on vehicles or electrical things before. If no experience, then I would say it is still easy as long as you follow the directions taht comes with the part. It has pictures as well.

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Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair:15 - 30 mins

Tools

CustomerMike from Ridgecrest CA

Wirlpool dishwasher not getting power to panel. Outlet checked out fine

First I unplugged the dishwasher.Then I removed 6 Torx screws, popped off cover, cut wires to old fuse, stripped wire, placed wires in new part, tightened screws, reassembled in reverse order, plugged unit back in and tested. WOO HOO!

I saved over $150.00 by doing it myself instead of having a repairman come out! That's 4 free fishing trips!

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6 of 9 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair:15 - 30 mins

ToolsScrew drivers

CustomerRodger from Wilmette IL

No power

The first thing I did to repair my diswasher was call a repair company. They wanted $175.00 just to look at it, so I scheduled an appointment. Then, I did an internet search for dishwasher repair. I learned about bi-metal fuses, and how to check them. I found my bi-metal fuse was bad, so I ordered a new one through parts select. My part arrived in two days. I installed it easily, and the dishwasher worked. Finally, I canceled the repair appointment.

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Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair:15 - 30 mins

ToolsScrew drivers

CustomerAlex from Costa Mesa CA

No lights on control panel

Remove front door panel, replace B-metal fuse.

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5 of 9 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair:Less than 15 mins

ToolsScrew drivers

CustomerWILLIAM from FERNANDINA FL

Dishwasher would not run

Removed the Bi-Metal fuse and ordered a new one and recerved it two days after ordering. Replaced it and it worked.

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Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair:30 - 60 mins

ToolsScrew drivers

CustomerRobert from Westminster CO

The dishwasher had a no power symptom

I researched the internet about this symptom on the Kenmore Elite Dishwasher and I found lots of people with the same problem. Everyone fixed it by replacing the Bi-Metal Fuse. I removed the old fuse and tested continuity and it was indeed bad. Once the new fuse arrived I tested continuity and it of course worked as expected, so that was a nice wipe of the brow. The new Bi-Metal Fuse came with a nice instruction manual. I also used a video from YouTube to help with the repair as well, but the included instructions were enough. The only thing that was not clear was the best way to attach the new wire since it was quite a bit longer than what was orginially there. So I ended up just folding it up and putting everything back together and it worked just fine. This repair was very easy as long as you are OK with cutting and stripping wires in a somewhat confined space and not being too worried that you might mess it up for good... :)

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  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair:15 - 30 mins

ToolsScrew drivers

CustomerStephen from Water Mill NY

Dishwasher would not start, no lights.

I watched the video identifying the part and the procedure to make sure I could handle this. The phone attendant was also very helpful in making sure I ordered the correct part,which arrived in one day (amazingly). Everything was clearly described in the instructions and if you have done electrical work this would be relatively easy. You will need a specific screw driver bit to open the control panel but everything else is straightforward, just follow the instructions. Works perfectly now (I needed a new control panel about a year ago and Kenmore charged me $229 but it was just over a year since then....) PartSelect is a great service!

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Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair:30 - 60 mins

ToolsScrew drivers

CustomerChris from Kenosha WI

Dishwasher had no power to the panel.

Followed included instructions... worked like a charm!

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Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair:15 - 30 mins

ToolsScrew drivers

CustomerDan from Melville NY

Dishwashing machine completely dead - no power

I spent more time reading the easy instructions several times than it took me to actually do the repair to replace the fuse. I wanted to make sure I fully understood the instructions before I undertook the task. I also checked out a video on You-tube which explained and showed me the same thing as the instructions did. By the time I picked up the screwdriver, I was practically "an expert". I just cut two wires and hooked up two new wires and... done. The instructions were simple....so was the repair. Nothing to it.

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Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair:30 - 60 mins

ToolsPliers, Screw drivers

CustomerAlan from Corona CA

The power was completely of the dishwasher.

I opened YUTUBE and noted the tips on how to fix specific problems with my dishwasher. That "Steve" guy was very helpful. I tested the old bi-metal fuse with no flow and ordered a new replacement through PartSelect. The part arrived in one day and was fitted quickly. I used the teat meter to confirm that the fuse was OK before I installed it. The only problem that I had was identifying the part and number from a diagram which I did not have.

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1 of 4 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used

  • Bi-Metal Fuse

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair:Less than 15 mins

ToolsPliers, Screw drivers

Customerjason from Orrville OH

No power to control panel

really easy to repair... no power to control panel but had power from breaker box. Followed directions that came with part, self explanatory, took 10 mins.

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