amana dishwashers

Information about the problems and breakdowns of Amana dishwashers that were reported from 2011 to 2021.

Common problems: burning, fire, overheating, smoke.

Faulty modules: control board, door, heating element.


5 issues reported

Amana ADW662EAW

  • Date: 4/25/2011

a dishwasher caught on fire during it's cleaning cycle.

Amana ADB1400PYW1

  • Date: 3/4/2014

Fire that was confined to dishwasher appeared to have started inside front door of unit near circuit board. Appliance did not have a rated appliance pigtail wried into power supply and residence had old style plug fusesm one of which was blown. Fire was extinguished.

Amana adb1100ww1

  • Date: 5/7/2018

Caller is reporting on behalf of her daughter, she stated that her daughter's dishwasher's heating element exploded which caused the plastic interior to melt & filled the room with smoke. Caller feels that dishwasher is a fire hazard and should be recalled.

Amana ADB1400PYB4

  • Date: 12/4/2020

The Consumer reported that one of the electrical connectors to the control board in their dishwasher overheated and melted.

Amana ADB3500AWW

  • Date: 6/7/2021

The dishwasher turned itself on in the middle of the night. The consumer's wife smelled something burning, opened the dishwasher and got a blast of heat. Heater was on and had melted some items in the dishwasher. The consumer touched a table knife and it was hot.

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