Having problems with your Kenmore 13743 Staimless Steel Built-in Dishwasher ?

My Kenmore 13743 is 3 years old and was washing perfectly until a couple of months ago. It has become so bad that it won't clean anything on the top rack and barely anything on the bottom rack. In fact, I just pulled a butter knife out of the rack that still had butter on it! Not normal... I do not know how to remove the bottom washer arm to get at the chopper, filter, etc. Please help


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\015\012Welcome to FixYa,
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\015\012You are likely right on, this is very common with these unfortunately. Hopefully this will help.
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\015\012**Unplug the unit or turn off the power first of course...safety first**
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\015\012I've attached a link which should step you through the cleaning etc.
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\015\012http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRCCrEwrst8&NR=1
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\015\012Let me know how you manage and if I can help in any manner going forward. Good luck.
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\015\012Regards,
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\015\012Macmarkus :)
Look under the counter top when you open the door and you will find attachments screws...take them loose after you turn breakers off or unplug. Pull the whole assembly out and look at the plastic tubes. Turn water valves off and get a bucket and then try to force the water thru the tubes with valves open. Compressed air if you can get a good pressure supply can declog the system.
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