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New Amana dishwasher leaving (dried) food particles on the dishes/not cleaning well


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CHECH YOUR DRAIN HOSE. IT SHOULD HAVE A HIGH POINT SO THE DRAIN CAN DORK PROPERLY. THE HOSE COULD BE TOO LOW UNDER THE SINK AND DRAINING BACK INTO YOUR DISH WASHER. OR YOUR GARBAGE DISPOSAL HOLE CAN BE CLOGGED
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New Amana dishwasher leaving (dried) food particles on the dishes/not cleaning well


CHECH YOUR DRAIN HOSE. IT SHOULD HAVE A HIGH POINT SO THE DRAIN CAN DORK PROPERLY. THE HOSE COULD BE TOO LOW UNDER THE SINK AND DRAINING BACK INTO YOUR DISH WASHER. OR YOUR GARBAGE DISPOSAL HOLE CAN BE CLOGGED ... Amana 24 in. ADB1500AWS Stainless Steel Dishwasher

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