Having problems with your Kenmore 16602 / 16604 / 16609 Built-in Dishwasher ?

Sprayer arm wont spin and soap sits in bottom

\015 Have a kenmore diswasher model 58715149400sprayer arm wont spin and holes are clean and clear... bad motor??thanx\015

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Hi-- Could be, but let's go over this stuff first. Remove the sump cover and spin the pump blade on the end of the motor.  If it is difficult to turn or 'rough' feeling, then motor is probably bad.  One time I found a bottle cap that a little Dennis the Menace had put in the dishwasher.  It made a perfect plug for the sump intake!  Anyway, if you can pull and re-install a dishwasher then replacing one of these pumps is easy. Part is about 140$.  Let me know if this info helps.  Please acknowledge this post. Thanks-Ed
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