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Kenmore BuiltIn Dishwasher Stock 17512 Model 17512200 Type 575-0 Serail FM3309375 Probelm: Water sprays out of lower arm weakly, and not out of upper arm at all. Action taken: Unscrewed the 4 screws holding down the item underneath the lower spray arm, and then the small item under that. Found major refuse from years gone by, removed, cleaned. Reassembled, same issue. I suspect I have to get 1 more level down, to the intake for the pump? found 2 screws to remove, but was not suc


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Kenmore BuiltIn Dishwasher Stock 17512 Model 17512200 Type 575-0 Serail FM3309375 Probelm: Water sprays out of lower arm weakly, and not out of upper arm at all. Action taken: Unscrewed the 4 screws holding down the item underneath the lower spray arm, and then the small item under that. Found major refuse from years gone by, removed, cleaned. Reassembled, same issue. I suspect I have to get 1 more level down, to the intake for the pump? found 2 screws to remove, but was not suc


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Whirlpool dishwasher DU1145XTPQA. I removed the lower arm etc and cleaned debris from my chopper/pump area. went through steps in reverse to reassemble it all BUT when I put the lower spray arm back on and tighten its VERY wobbly...I am not doing something correct in the last few steps...nut, plastic washer, feed tube cap & wash arm...please help


I did the same exact thing, and ended up with the same result, A very wobbly lower spray arm. Despite it wobbling and hitting the feeder tube to the upper spray arm, it works.... somehow.... ... Dishwashers

I have a whirlpool GU1200 dishwasher. There is a screen in the pump inlet which is located in a sump below the lower spray arm. It is getting plugged and needs to be cleaned, but I can't get the lower arm off. How do you remove the arm and shield to expose the screws to open the sump?


Hello....My name is Keith.....Please give me one moment while I bring up the parts drawings, and then I will start to address the issue.\015\012Thank You....\015\012 ... Whirlpool 24 in. GU1200XT Built-in Dishwasher

Dishwasher Problem... Hey, I'm sorry I can't seem to find this information anywhere else. I'm having a similar problem with my dishwasher (also a kenmore quiet guard) and I wanted to try to clean the filter. I'm not sure how to remove the lower arm of the dishwasher. There is a kind of plastic-screw in the middle of the lower arm, is that what holds it on? I'm afraid to try twisting it because I don't want to break it. How did you get it off of yours? I hope I'm not bothering you! Thank you, Je


You are right. The plastic screw needs to be removed. I have a Quiet Guard 4. My procedure is as follows:\015\0121. Remove baskets. Need to pop off the 'keepers' at the ends of the top slidding shelf supports.\015\0122. Remove bott ... Dishwashers

How do i put the lower spray arm back together? I had to replace the top screw part and it seems to stand up to high. I have a small white plastic ring, a larger white split ring and the arm itself. I have tried every configuration to put this back together but it is not right - the new "screw" part number is the same as the original.


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My dishwasher did not clean well. I replaced the seal on the bottom spray arm. there is a wobble now. the nut does not seem to screw down tightly. there is nothing wrong with the nut, it simply does not reach. I don't know if the lower arm is supposed to wobble, or if the nut should screw down tight. I can't seem to find a picture anywhere so I can visualize exactly how the spray are fits together. Is there a diagram on line? Dishwasher model: whisper quiet #KUDM25SHW1 bought in 1999


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I have a GE Dishwasher model #GSD4134Z02WW. I am trying to remove the lower spray arm. Mine is cracked. There are no screws or bolts holding the arm in the dishwasher that I can see. The new piece appears to have threads on it as to indicate that you would just screw it in place. The old piece doesn't screw/turn. How do I remove this piece?


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The top spray arm of my Frigidare model FBD4315LFC0 Aqua Surge dishwasher fell off. Their appears to be a missing part. I've been searching online for a schematic and can't find one thorough enough to use. The parts I have are: 1. The top sprayer arm (the one in the top of the tub) 2. The two piece plastic keeper ring that appears to fit into the top of the spray arm. 3. A small white grommet looking item that fit inside the keeper nut. 4. The keeper nut that screws directly onto the wate


Hello there:hey sorry i keep getting disconnected i will be back on really soon i need to find out what is going on i hope these things that i have discussed with you is helping you out the parts are not as hard as they look once yo ... Frigidaire 24 in. FDB435RFR Built-in Dishwasher

I followed 'Mindcell's' advice on fixing my Kenmore QuietGuard 4 dishwasher, and I managed to clear out all the food particles that have accumulated. I suspect that is probably why the middle spray arm has not been very effective. However, in my repair, as I was screwing in the star screw that holds the cover of the foodscreen (the lower most star screw), I managed to overturn it and break it. Thus, the food screen is only held by a plastic clip, and from what I can gather, pressure from a


Hello Lily - You could use the machine this way, afterall all that could happen is for the cover to come loose and end up in the bottom of the machine.\015\012\015\012That said, why not remove that broken screw with a small pair of vise g ... Kenmore 24 in. 15689 Built-in Dishwasher

How do you clean the drain under the lower arm in a whirlpool model 1055xtsq3 dishwasher i got the arm off and removed 3 screws but can't figure out how to get it apart. I tried to watch a you tube video but dialup connection will not load it too slow. thanks


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How do you remove the lower spray arm on a Kenmore Ultra Wash (665.17019.402)? I was told to hold on to the plastic screw and spin the arm counterclockwise to remove, but I've been spinning and spinning, at leat 100 rotations, and it is not coming off. I've uploaded pics so you can see the apparatus. http://picasaweb.google.com/gregoryor/Dishwasher?feat=directlink


Hi, In the center of the spray arm is a threaded piece of plastic/bolt.\015\012Use pliers and turn that tab on the bolt. If it doesn't turn easy. Holt the bolt and try to turn the spray arm with you hand.\015\012It will release the spray ... Dishwashers

Kenmore ultra wash #15765 will not drain. purchased 1996, web says no such model exist, but i have the manual, and it does, i need help . I have taken out the lower sprayer arm and the spinner that chops up the food left, even removed about 10 screws that hold down what looks like a filler but it did not allow me to remove it. How do i access the drain to see if it is stopped up. Do i need to pull it out from the counter and go from the drain hose,or somehow go in from the bottom??


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Top rack items are not getting clean, particularly inside cups/mugs. The spray arms are clear. The secondary filter is attached with torx screws-will removing these expose the pump filter?


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Lower arm in dishwasher not cleaning the items in the dishwasher


Hi, \012I have an older dishwasher also and recently mywife also complained about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I amtried in vain to clean the things... Bought new spray arms online and installedthem in minutes...now the thing works li ... Maytag 24 in. MDB8600AW Jetclean II Built-in Dishwasher

It is hobart kdi-21a. I got the water out but looks like it is garbage in the bottom. Big screen open but maybe down in the pump? Can I remove the lower X wash arm, no screw but a big rivet?


You can lift off the wash arm and pump screen. You will see the pump shell with screws to separate the top from the bottom. Next is the wash impeller with a center screw and a drive washer. Under the impeller are shims. Don't loose any. The same with ... Whirlpool GU2400XTP Built-in Dishwasher

Whirlpool Dishwasher 24 in model #DU943PWK00 HAS A CLOGGED FILTER WITH DIRT AND SOME WATER REMAINING AFTER WASHING AND DRYING CYCLE IS COMPLETED. I can remove the top piece and rotator arm but then it looks like a major problem to get down to the stagnant water with a special head and many screws to undo


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Hello, I have a Kenmore dishwasher model 665.13832K600 - is there a trick to getting the lower spray arm off and is where the filters are? I do not have my owners manual - but I tried to unscrew it by hand and it gets stuck and I can't get the plastic screw out?! I believe mine needs cleaning as it is taking longer than usual to drain. Please help!!


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I have a whirpool Quiet Partner III, and the top layer of glasses is not getting clean. I had a technichian out some time ago, and the problrem was caused by food debris trppaed in the filter in the wash module. He saud it was easy to clean that out, so I have removed the lower spray arm, but cannot undo the 4th screw that will allow me to take the grey round filter cover off to remove the food or paper debris. It is under the white flat pipe that delivers water to the wash module, and I cannot


I had same problem, would not clean well and fixed it. . I cracked open the door during wash cycle and used screwdriver to defeat the door lockout. The water from the bottom sprayer was only shooting half way to the top of dishwasher. To fix I remove ... Whirlpool Dishwashers

GE model GSC 3407 POOWW How is the lower spay arm assy removed? I want to clean the sump parts. By the way, the impeller was in the bottom of the sump, but I was able to fish it out.Is it a problem to screw the impeller back on the shaft so it will not come off again? Thanks for any assistanc you can provide. Doug Smart


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I have an inglis ipu5846 built in dishwasher it fills thaen trys to start but wont start or drain now i took off the lower spray armthe part that is screw down under it tryed cancel drain and it worked put thetop bacck on but not the spray arm and it wont work.what stopping that from working there are not any moving parts on that piece


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Lower Spray arm not spraying


Ok thanks for the detailed info Dutchman, i will give it a shot! ... LG 24 in. LDS 5811 Built-in Dishwasher

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Lower spray arm does not turn or spray.


HI It might be a broken sump assy. Which is the part under the lower are.\015\012Without testing it myself I can not tell you what is broken but....\015\012I can help you get an ideay. there is a microswithc in it (#27) which sometomes go ... LG 24 in. LDS 5811 Built-in Dishwasher

Hotpoint Aquarius dwf34 lower arm not spinning, There is water supply to top arm but none to lower? Lower arm is clean and can freely spin by hand.


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I have a frigidaire dishwasher - model number PLDB998AC1. There are two spray arms in this dishwasher - lower and upper. The lower works fine but the upper spray arms are not spinning. There is what I think adequate water pressure coming in from the top but no movement on the upper spray arm. Here is what I know: 1) The water pressure and spray arms alternate between top and bottom. 2) The upper spray arm moves freely when I push it gently. 3) I have removed the pump and cleaned out an


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