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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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Removing bottom spray arm on americana dishwasher


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Upper spray arm is not turning and I don't think water is coming out. Dishes on top are not coming clean. Dishes on bottom are clean (as clean as they get with this dishwasher). How do I remove upper spray arm. Also I'm not sure how to remove lower dish rack to access upper spray arm. Any help appreicated. Kitchenaid model KUDP01FLSS5 Chris


Hi Chris,It sounds to me like a restriction in the pump. I put together some information here on cleaning it out. If you try these please give me some feedback as to if they help or not.Thanks! ... KitchenAid 34 in. KUDP01FLSS Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher

On a GE Dishwasher Model GSD5200G00BB what is the procedure to remove the lower spray arm? I need to remove it so I can remove the screen covering the entire bottom of the dishwasher. There is a tremendous amout of mineral build-up in the dishwasher (under the referenced screen) that I want to remove.


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My dishwasher runs but does not have enough pressure to clean the dishes or turn the spray arms. Arms spin freely. I have removed and cleaned the screens in the bottom of the dishwasher. I also have removed the large pump and checked it for damage..no problems found. Model SHU43CO5UC / 17


Hi.Below a list of things to check.Check the water inlet at the back, ensure that the hose is not clogged or kinked, and that there is sufficient pressure.Ensure that the machine is not underfilling. Test the water ... Bosch 24 in. SHU43 Built-in Dishwasher

Whirlpool Quiet Wash Plus dishwasher Model DU920PFGZ3. Worked fine until I replaced the insinkerator and forgot to punch the drain plug leaving water standing on the bottom of the machine. I punched the drain opening, and pushed the cancel/drain cycle button. It drained fine but since no water comes from the spray arms. I have removed the arm all the way down..NOTHING!! Some research indicated it could be the water inlet valve. When the buttons are pushed, it cycles but no spray or water.


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Remove bottom spray arm Maytag dishwasher MDB9100


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I have a KitchenAid Sculptura dishwasher and it have been leaving food particles on the dishes. I started to take it apart, removing the bottom spray arm. I can see a lot of old food underneath. I'm having a hard time removing the next piece. There is a 1" rubber nut with a screw in the middle. Is this the next step for removal?


Hi\015\012\015\012Thanks for using FixYa. Please post back with the model no of your Kitchen Aid Sculptura Dishwasher so that I can further assist you.\015\012\015\012\015\012Thanks\015\012Ryle ... Dishwashers

Hi I have a Nemo Dishwasher and the top spray arm is not turning. The bottom one is going fine and there is certainly plenty of water getting into the washer as I opened the door with the washer going and it flood me. I can see the water getting into both spray arms - the bottom one has a excellent upward spray and turns - the upper spray arm has water getting into it but it will not turn. I have cleaned the dishwasher out and any internal parts that I could find so it is spotless - this is so f


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I have a Hotpoint HDA3500N dishwasher and need to replace the base spray arm. I can not get it removed to put in the GE replacement spray arm model #WD22X10055. I'm afraid I'll break my dishwasher trying to remove the base spray arm


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I have a Hotpoint HDA3500N dishwasher and need to replace the base spray arm. I can not get it removed to put in the ge replacement spray arm model #WD22X10055. I'm afraid I'll break my dishwasher trying to remove the base spray arm


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Dishes all cloudy and spotty. Maytag Intellisense plus 1996 dishwasher. I have real hard water that leave white calcium build up. I can remove and clean all of the lower spray arms and filter. How do I remove top spray arm to remand remove deposits? The motor sounds good, hot water, fill ok. On the inside top of center of arm where it meets the center input connection there is gunk to remove. How do I get to it? remove arm? thanks


The problem is hard water. Go to www.dishwasherfilter.com. They have a new product out that solves this problem once and for all. It filters the water entering your d ... Danby 22 in. DDW399 Free-standing Dishwasher

The disk washer doesn't drain at the end of the rinse cycle. There is a humming sound but no water is forced through the hose to the sink/garbabe disposal. At the end of the wash, there is a large amount of dirty water in the bottom of the washer. I removed the spray arms, the spray arm holder and the screen and then removed the water, and found a couple of pieces of plastic. But I don't see how I can remove additional parts from the washer bottom. What could the problem be? Is there a fi


Is the dishwasher drain hooked to the garbage disposer? If so is it new? If so did you knockout the plug in the disposer? If so then you either have something clogging the drain or pump. Or the pump motor is bad. ... Dishwashers

Makes grinding noise.spray arm on top not moving. spray arm on bottom barely moving. grinds when draining too. removed and cleaned out holes in bottom spray arm, didn't help, but found piece of black plastic/porcelain with rust on it in the lower spray arm that looks like it may be part of a bushing?


Very possible that it is a fin off the impellers or could be a bushing ... Dishwashers

Bosch dishwasher Model SHU 4302 UC Bracket holding upper spray arm came off when upper rack was removed (had never happened before). Cannot figure out how to reattach bracket. No "parts" or loose pieces on the bottom so doesn't seem like anything broke. Thanks.


Hello. Here is a diagram of the upper rack\015\012http://ww ... Dishwashers

How do I remove bottom spray arm in a Kenmore Ultra wash dishwasher 665.1345


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How do I remove the bottom spray arms of my Kitchen Aid Dishwasher (Model is kuds01ILBS3) to clean the screen and what is inside. Arshad


I report:To remove the plastic water tubing that goes up the back and to the center and top/roof sprayers:1) Remove rack stops for top rack and remove complete rack and sprayer arm assembly.2) Release metal tabs that sna ... KitchenAid Dishwashers

How to remove the bottom spray arm of the maytag quiet series 100 dishwasher


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GE dishwasher mod.GSD4200J00WW how to remove bottom spray arm


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Miele dishwasher G2870 scm. There is an F14 fault. I have cleaned the arms removed the waste basket from the bottom of the dishwasher and removed the two parts one with the large metal ball to expose the plastic wheel clog. There does not appear to be a blockage. I also removed the top arm and cleaned that out. I don't know what other inlets to check as the guide does not tell me exactly what an F14 fault is but explains F11,12,13. Can you help?


F14 on your model of dishwasher is indicating a blockage, poor water\015\012pressure or could be a fault with the pump pressure level switch or\015\012circulation pump.Filter and non return valve is cleaned of any blockages and if the fau ... Dishwashers

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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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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The spray arms can usually be removed by unscrewing (clockwise or counter clockwise depending on brand and model), or squeezing a retainer to release the arm. Before removing the spray arm, place the spray arms (all) in a specific position and activ ... Jade RJDW2470A Free-standing Dishwasher

My dishwasher spray arms were clogged with calcium buildup so I cleaned one and replaced the other. I also removed the fixed disc-shaped device underneath the lower spray arm and found the particle filter was clogged- so I cleaned it out. The dishwasher ran fine for a few times but then the filter clogged again, and again, and again. Now I need to make a routine of disassembling the parts to get at the filter every week because the filter no longer clears itself during the wash and/or emptying c


You may want to check your hot water tank. It may need drained and cleaned, Or you may have the rod in the tank disintegrating. Also check you water faucet areators to see if they have calcium pieces too. ... Maytag Dishwashers
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