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When the cycle is finished the dishes arent washed, in particular the ones on the top rack. Ive removed the arm that carries the water to the top sprinkler to see if its blocked and it seems to be OK.The dishwasher is just over two years old and is an LG LD1415M......Thanks


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Being from the US, I have not worked with this LG dishwasher, not any down under.\015\012
\015\012But the first thing to do is use only a name brand dishwasher detergent powder. Don't use gels or tablets, ever. Many cleaning problems are resolved by avoiding the ultra cheap generic detergent.\015\012
\015\012If problems continue, confirm that the heating element is still working. Dishwashers need heated water to activate the soap.\015\012
\015\012If problems continue, my next move would be to remove the gear beneath the lower spray arm and clean everything and remove debris that could be blocking the water flow.\015\012
\015\012Good Luck!\015\012
I solved the problem with the upper arms not spinning on my LG Model #LDF7811ST by removing the screws on the filter housing, removing it and exposing the check valve and the impeller. I was using dishwasher detergent in the form of pills. The soap had built up around the check valve, keeping it from rotating to direct the water to the upper arms. I removed the check valve by pulling it up, cleaned it, and the entire area, and placed it back. Replace the filter housing, and the machine is working fine. It’s a very simple job, and you don’t have to remove the machine from under the counter. John
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