How to Clean Dishwasher Buttons


  • How to clean buttons
  • How to clean residue from the touch buttons on the front panel
  • Can cleaners be used to clean the front panel touch buttons?

Steps to Verify Issue:

Keep the buttons clean and free from grease.

To clean the buttons:

  1. Turn off the power to the dishwasher before cleaning the buttons to avoid activating any buttons unintentionally.
  2. Wipe with a dry or slightly damp cloth.
    • Never use cleaners, as cleaners can scratch the surface.

Depending on the model, the control panel will have buttons or a touch sensitive panel. The cleaning tips are the same.

See also, How to Clean a Dishwasher and How to Clean the Dishwasher Door Edge.


Refer to the product Use and Care Guide for further information.

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