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Maytag, Quiet Partner II. Top water wheel is not getting does not get sufficient water pressure. Without sufficiant water proessure the water wheel won't spin, without the spinning effect dishes on top rack do not get clean.


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Motor-Pump Drive assembly is defective.Hey while you have this machine apart pull the drain pump off and look for a jammed flap,it's rare but check it anyway.(to remove the drain pump just twist it and pull it off).For the non believer's out there ,this will be a learning experience.You will NOT resolve this "not clean dish" problem unless the Motor -Pump assembly is replaced with the one they now make that works. THIS to some repairman was called POWER DRIVE ASSEMBLY. Quick note: motor - pump does NOT include the drain pump.Think about that for awhile.Any way the drain pump will not be the problem,the Motor-Pump is!
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