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Dishwasher not cleaning properly but seems to be working ok

\015 The dishwasher is just not cleaning properly it seems to no be heating up like it used to. I have it connected to hot water inlet should I change it to cold ? I am trying to get a service man in, he suggested as it loads hot water it may not be turning heater on. Its also dirty inside now. I cleaned every where I could and made sure the spinners were clean and not blocked. We have problem with ants and they get in the dishwasher as well could they have blocked something up ?\015

Answers :

The main cause of poor cleaning when the heating element is not working is a failed heating element inside the base (sump)\015\012
\015\012A technician will be able to use a multimeter to check the element resistance.\015\012
\015\012Once the element is working again, I recommend that you use a brand name dish washing powder like Electrosol and Cascade. Never use a gel or tablet. Avoid cheap detergent.
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