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Washer seems normal....dishes and inside of washer are stained and not clean. Using the same bottle of soap that we have been.


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What is the manufacturer and model number of your dishwasher?\015\012Approximately how many years old is it?\015\012
\015\012Recommend two things:\015\012
\015\0121.) Switch to a brand name powder (like Electrosol or Cascade)\015\012
\015\0122.) Check (or have checked) the heating element in your DW. That will almost certainly fix your problem, unless your pump/impeller is being blocked by debris.\015\012
\015\012Good Luck!
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