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The spinner for the top rack gets water, but doesn't seem to ever spin.
Sometimes the place where the tube fits in at the back of the inside of the washer chamber has a second hole which has a rubber flap that fatigues and doesn't provide a good enough seal to provide adequete water pressure to spin the squirting propeller, remove the top rack and look in the back to inspect the holes that accomidate the feed pipe for the top rack if there are two one is not used and it may need a flap valve replace it if it appears fatigued or is not closing all the way.
There are clogs most likely in the spray holes. You can use a toothpick to dig out the gunk in the holes.
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The spinner for the top rack gets water, but doesn't seem to ever spin.
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