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Waxy film on dishes, especially plastics and utensils


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I have washed and rewashed my dishes with no soap and my glasses have a horrible white film and any of my plastics now have white film almost as if the soap is not rinsing off. I have resorted to hand washing and some of the glasses seem to be etched with this white residue....difficult to remove. Please help! I have read possible heating element problems but I just ran the dishes thru a wash cycle with no soap and when I opened the door the heating element seems to be functioning fine -- all


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My dishes are coming out with a kind of film on them -- especially the silverware and glasses. Now the plates even look like they have a film on them. The dishes are often still dirty.


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The dishwasher is not cleaning. It has left a residue all over the dishes especially colored plastic ware glasses. like it doesn't rinse but i have ran the extra rinse cycle and residue is still there. It has actually stained the dishes. Then ceramic dishes are not clean. And ones on the top rack feel like there is a coating on them that does not come off unless you rinse by hand.


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SMU 3032 (couldn't find on all the pages listed) but our glasses are coming out with a film on them and our utensils and sometimes dishes do not come clean, also with a similar film on them. We've gone through our operating instructions that came with the diswasher and still are having the problems. How can we fix?


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I have a Frigidaire fdb710lcs0 that never seems to complete a cycle, runs continous, leaves a white cloudy film on the plastic dishes, soap residue on the other dishes, and has a stinky smell now. I first noticed this when I turned the thing on efore leaving for work, came home & it was still running. I have recently wiped "crud" from the bottom inside of the unit where it meets the seal. Although I have read other posts about people cleaning the filter or running a vinegar solution, I don't kn


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I live in Omaha, NE and we have a stainless steel dishwasher. We use Cascade detergent and have huge issues with the film residue being left on our dishes & silverware due to the phosphate issue with your product. Two Questions: 1) how do we solve the problem, and 2) what is your commitment to replace dishes, utensils, and silverware that has been ruined


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My dishwasher is cleaning but all plastic comes out with a cloudy film. I know dishes feel like they have the same film but i can't see it. It just started doing this. I currently use Cascade powder detergent and a rinse aid.


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Its an old inglis superb dishwasher model UD-23081, after I run the cycle, the dishes have an awful white film on and its hard to wash off (have to scrub & rewash all the dishes by hand). Also can the circular plastic screen in the bottom be taken out to clean? Thank you in advance for your help, its greatly appreciated.


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