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The bottom jet spray keeps falling off after the dishes have been washed


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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 brokenPlease rate/vote this response thanks ... Dishwashers

I had a service tech at my house to repair my refrigerator. He also took a look at my Maytag WU504 dishwaser, which was not cleaning the dishes anymore. He was less familiar with dishwasher diagnosis, but found that the lower spray arm was pumping out water through the jets properly in the cycles, but that the spray arm was not rotating. He seemed stumped and called his supervisor, who suggested it might be the wash impeller. I have looked at the parts diagram on partselectdotcom and taken t


You are absolutely correct!!\015\012\015\012The support retaining nut allows the arm to spin without falling off.\015\012\015\012And it would definately cause dishes not to clean if the arm didnt rotate.\015\012\01 ... Dishwashers

We are getting a grit on the dishes on the top rack. We have done many things to solve the problem. Running tang crystles, runing CLR through it, taking it apart to check for blockages, checking the impeller on the pump, blowing comprssed air through it, scrubbing the inside many times. The funny thing is it only happens about every third wash cycle or so. The upper spray arm is free with no obstruction. The dishes on the bottom rack are clean. We use Electosol and jet dry. Our water is softened


Hello John\015\012\015\012Thanks for all the detail. It's far more than I usually get to start with, but please could you also answer the following quick questions:\015\012\015\012- Are the particles hard and gritty or is it f ... Asko Dishwashers

GE TRITON dish washer. Utensils are stained after wash. I tried all that suggested solutions like cleaning with white vinegar, make sure hot water flows before it starts. I donot think we have hard water problem and also tried Jet dry rinsing. Nothing is working still i see utensils soap stains and not completely rinsed. I am desperately looking for an answer. I am thinking of is there a way i can test whether the middle tower is really opening up to spray water or not. It might be something els


Hi,The scum, film and white\012residue problems have started since the reduction of\012phosphates in dishwasher detergents.Here is a tip that\012will help you to solve the problem of films, residue, and scu ... Maytag Dishwasher

Hi, I have an LG LDS4821 dishwasher and it appears to stop working properly. The dishes don't seem to be cleaned at all. It seems like the spray arms are not spraying the dishes as the dishes are still dry/dirty after a normal wash cycle. I did notice that the detergent was used during the wash, and a trail of white residue was at the bottom of the tub. I can hear water pumping into the dishwasher, but when I opened it during a wash cycle, there was a puddle of water at the bottom of the


Hi,\012\012\012\012\012I\012have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife also complained\012about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried in vain\012to clean the things... Bought new ... LG LDS4821 24 in. Built-in Dishwasher

My dish washer is not washing the dishes on the top shelf and leaves a sand like residue on top of the cups and glasses. I have washed out the top spraying arm and washed the dish washer out with vinegar.


Hi,\012\012\012\012\012I\012have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife also complained\012about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried in vain\012to clean the things... Bought new ... Zanussi 24 in. DA6141 Built-in Dishwasher

Maytag model mdbtt70aww. After the end cycle. open the door and found detergent tab on the bottom and the main wash cover is opened. Maytag diswasher model MDBTT70AWW. Put dishes and so forth in the dishwasher. Put detergent tab and jet-dry rinse agent in the pre-wash section. and close the cover. Start wash cycle after done over door and found the detergent tab on the bottom new the heater. The cover to the main wash is opened. Dishes are are clean. Wish someone would tell me


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Fisher and Paykel soft touch leaves grit on dishes after wash. We have cleaned the base filter and spray arms. We have used commercial cleaning rinses, and used vinegar wash but still leaves grit. I feel like I have to wash the dishes first before putting them in the dishwasher.


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I have a Kitchen Aid Superba KUDS24SEBS1. The inlet water pressure is good and the dishwasher fills and starts the wash cycle, however, after the initial spray of water, it seems that all of the water drains out and there is nothing left to continue the cycle and wash the dishes. It's like it's not able to fill up enough to wash the dishes.


When "full" of water, the normal height of level is about 1/2 below the heater assy(large blackish grey coil below he spray arm).. if theres enough water in the unit nad its still not "spraying",its quite possible that your filter/chopper assy is cl ... Dishwashers

Dishwasher Our dishwasher is not washing the dishes. The water go in and it goes through the complete cycle and dumps the powder in but the water never gets above the dishes or even to the soap holder. The powder is a dry pile below the dispenser. It seems that the spray arm doesn't extend or spray water over the dishes.


I have a kenmore dishwasher (about 10 year old) it won't turn on. It just buzzed when set to wash. What can I do? ... Dishwashers

- the dishes and glassware on the top rack are not coming out clean - I checked the course strainer to see if it is being blocked but don't see any thing there - I also took out the spray arm that sprays up into the top rack and ran water through it with a hose - it also appears to be free of clogs. - I don't see the spray arm spinning when I open the door during the wash cycle - - lastly, it may be unrelated, but the dishes are not coming out of the washer as hot as they used to be any i


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Kitchen Aid dishwasher doesn't wash dishs, water doesn't seem to spray onto dishs, rest of cycle seems to work fine ( heat & Drain )


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My dishwasher is Neff Type S9J1F its working but not cleaning the dishes properly,glasses and cups have a streaky residue on them regardless which wash programme you use. I have used different wash detergents and salt but it makes no difference.There is no blockages in the pipes that sprays the water on to the dishes or the filters.Can you please help


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The spray arms do not seem to be rotating. The dishes are not getting clean and even though we had the spray devices cleaned by a service tech and just ran a full wash cycle with vinegar, the soap dispenser isn't fully cleaned of soap and the dirtiest of the dishes are still soiled.


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My Kenmore Elite dishwasher did not drain the water out of the bottom after the dishes were washed last night. Could I possibly have pushed a wrong button to keep it from draining, or do I have a problem? All the dishes were clean. Should I run it through another wash cycle? I've got water standing in the bottom of my dishwasher.


Yes , If the program controller has hung it would have skipped the drain cycle. So try to redo the cycle and see if the drain works, is not check the program controller and the drain valve/pump.- if there is food particles that have clogged and block ... Kenmore Dishwashers

Top spray arm not connected to anything so dishes dont wash properly


As long as you have a spout mounted in the middle of the top basket, everything is fine , water will spray from top nozzel (mounted in ceiling of dishwasher) into spout entering spray arm. ... Dishwashers

Previous wash cycle worked perfectly. Next morning , dished not washed. Water pressure is insufficient to spray. Checked sprayers and clean. Removed bottom sprayer arm and tested. Water flows barely. Water fills but pressure insufficient to spray. Actually 'bursts' slightly on shutoff. All other functions work perfectly.


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Du1100xtpq7 dish washer keep repeating wash cycle doesn't go past this just keeps washing


Hi\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012Thanks for using FixYa. If the\015\012cycle doesn't complete, check these:\015\012\ ... Whirlpool 24 in. DU1100XTPS Built-in Dishwasher

I get major residue and (scum and white spots) on my dishes, along with food being sprayed all over them. They seem to come out more dirty than when I put them in!!! I end up washing dishes in the dishwasher, just to re-wash them by hand... HELP!!! Is there some sort of cleaning product I can run through a cycle to clear everything out?


Hello, W/D here.There are cleaning products out there that "sort of" work, some better than others, but here's how to get it cleaning like new: 1. Clean the spray arms nozzles and slots. If the spray arm can be removed, take it of ... Danby DDW2406 Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher

The dishes come out dirtier after they're "washed"! The soap leaves a filmy residue and I have to re-wash all the dishes. I've tried liquid Cascade, the Finish tablets, and putting Jet Dry rinse aid in the allotted spot. Help!


Take out the botton dish rack and check the drain. Most likely there is a screen that is supposed to catch big debris and keep it from entering the drain. It's probably got a lot of gunck in it. Take the screen out and clean it and check under the sc ... Frigidaire 24 in. PLD2850 Built-in Dishwasher

My LG LDF7810ST dishwasher does not spray water from the middle or upper spray arms, therefore the dishes don't wash properly. Even when I ask for a top load only, the bottom spray arm is the only one moving (which I would expect that it shouldn't move at all since I've requested a top load only) I checked the spray arms as best I can to make sure that they're not clogged.


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Upper spray arm falls off during wash


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Glasses have a film after washing complete. No food particles, just heavy film. I suspect dishes are the same, but doesn't show as much. Water temperature entering washer is 130 degrees. Heating element heats during drying cycle---not sure during wash cycle. Sounds like a good water spray during washing cycle.


There are many probable causes of failure .A dishwasher's water inlet valve is its most common part to fail. When \015\012your dishes are not being fully cleaned, quite often a faulty ... Frigidaire 24 in. FDB421RF Built-in Dishwasher

I have a GE Triton XL dishwasher that is not spraying water onto the dishes. I just reset the power, and that didn't help. Putting it on the rinse only or wash cycle fills the bottom with water, but it sounds like a trickle vs. the spray. The heating element comes on and the soap door opens, but there's not spraying. I made sure there was nothing clogging the water line or other parts. What do you think is wrong?


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