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After I run the dishwasher, there are brown dirt particles on the surfaces of my dishes, especially on the top rack. You can see the dirt floating in the water on the tops of cups. I have cleaned the filter twice and changed dishwasher detergents. HELP!
Your spray arms are blocked with food debris and not turning to check this put appliance on for a few mins and check position of spray arms i bet the top one isnt moving, the very end holes are particulary important as they drive the arms round under water pressure.
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