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Hotpoint hda3500n20bb the soap dispenser opens but the soap doesn't get dispersed through machine-just gets spit out in one big clump dishes don't get washed


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Hotpoint hda3500n20bb the soap dispenser opens but the soap doesn't get dispersed through machine-just gets spit out in one big clump dishes don't get washed


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