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I always use powdered citric acid with the detergent. Sometimes I use boiled water to clean the dishwasher. I use 2-3 litres. It'll clean residues of detergent in the pipes.
Run your dishwasher or wait until just after you've ran a cycle. Empty dishwasher.Remove the racks. Check the spinning arms to make sure all the holes are open so water can run through them freely. Clear out any debris that has built up in the holes of the spinning arm. Needle nose pliers, a toothpick, or any other small pointy Spray the handle and front of your dishwasher with a mild spray cleaner or stainless steel cleaner, depending on the type of dishwasher you have. I find microfiber cloths work best for stainless steel and always wipe with the grain. To obtain a streak-free finish, spray cleaner on one towel and wipe on. Go behind with the second towel and wipe off. tool should work (be careful not to scratch the spinning arms).
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My dishwasher is not cleaning dishes... The cycles work but the dishes do not get clean an sometimes are more dirty if that is possible. I have tried adding jet dry and extra cleaning liquid but get no results. Also there are times that the bottom of the washer fills with water unexpectedly and will even leak on to the floor. It doesn't leak when the dishwasher is running... I just don't know what to do other than clean out the spray arms. Please help.
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Hi,Check your heating element.. Dishwasher ... Kenmore 15899 Built-in Dishwasher
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The top rack dishes do not get cleaned. I have run the vinegar rinse. The bottom rack dishes get cleaned. It doesn't even look like the top rack dishes get wet. I ran the washer without the top rack in and I think water was coming down from the top. What can I do?
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