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Dishwasher How to get rid of bubbles from dishwasher. Used fairy liqud to solve a blockage in pipes. Not sure if worked as over ran with bubbles had to switch machine off mid cycle. Any ideas??


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Let the suds die down then pour in about 1/4 cup of vegetable oil. Start the machine and let it run a few minutes then open the door and see if it is still sudsing. This will usually kill the suds. Some times I have to repeat again but not usually. Drain the water out and run through a short cycle with regular detergent and you should be good to go again.
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