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The arms do not spin and no water is going through them

\015 I recently replaced the water intake valve, the dishwasher sounds like it is working properly. There is soap residue left on the utensils, and running down the door and in the bottom front of the dishwasher. It appears that the arms are not spinning or water is not being pumped through them. Whirlpool DU1145XTPB3\015

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Switch to a brand name powder detergent like Electrosol or Cascade. Never use ultracheap, generic DW detergent powder in any dishwasher. Run a load with dirty dishes and see the results are.\015\012
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\015\012If cleaning results remain poor open the sump area by removing the lower spray arm and the filter assembly. Remove all debris in and around the sump area. Inspect the impeller down there to make sure it is not broken and that it spins freely. Clean the filter well in the sink. Reassemble. Also, check all spray arm holes for blockage.\015\012
\015\012Run a load of dishes and check cleaning results. If problems continue, you almost certainly have a failing wash motor and replacement is your next step.\015\012
\015\012Post here is you would like more assistance. Good Luck!
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