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I have a KitchenAid dishwasher KUDS01FLB6. The center wash arm assembly keeps falling off during the wash cycle. Two questions:
1. should the water release slots on the wash arm assembly be facing up toward the ceiling of the washer, or down toward the dishes?
2. why would the assembly keep coming loose - could the plastic connection be worn?
Yes the connection is worn or even broken
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