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We have a bosch model #SHU9902UC. the dishes frequently have a residue after the complete cycle is done. this is alleviated somewhat if the "power" wash cycleis used, but there is still a residue. any sugggestions? we jsut moved to a new home. the unit is probably 10 yuears old.Thank you.
Bruce, we have the same unit and had the same problem. Try using a LOT less detergent. The repair tech claims that the manual says to only fill about 25% full. Also, we tried different detergents and found that the Finish (formerly Electrosol) works the best. Another not so great feature of this dishwasher is that it does not have a disposal unit so periodically clean out the drain pump area to remove any large chunks that the kids didn't feel like rinsing off.
\015\012 - Bruce
\015\012 - Bruce
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