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How does the Rinse Aid part of the FDB2000RFS1 dishwasher work? We got one donated to our non-profit organization and found all our dishes are coming out with a dry film all over them. I believe we have hard water in our office, and no water softener. We are wondering if the Rinse Aid would help this? We have no instructions, however, so are unsure as to how to use this???


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If you have hard water, use Lemi Shine. It's the only thing that works. It is a detergent additive that completely removes hard water spots and film from your dishwasher. You can get it from your local grocery store.
Rinse aid is only effective if you have good quality water to start with. With hard water being the issue, you still won't resolve the film problem.
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\015\012You can either put in a water softener, which I suspect isn't an economical answer just to get cleaner (film less dishes) or you can allow the dishes to air dry instead of using the heated dry setting in an attempt to avoid getting a film on the dishes.
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\015\012You can try to use the rinse aid, but I'm pretty sure it won't affect the water quality issues you got, since you have hard water to start with - nothing ventured, nothing gained.
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\015\012Just remove the cap for the rinse aid dispenser and with the door all the way open, pour in about 1/4 to 1/2 of the bottle and replace the cap.
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\015\012Here's link to your manual that you can download for free, just scroll down and select the correct manual for your model number and click on the link.
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\015\012http://www.devicemanuals.com/guide/Dishwasher/Frigidaire-manuals-page55.html
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\015\012Hope you found this very helpful and best regards!
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