Having problems with your Kenmore 17342 / 17349 Built-in Dishwasher ?
Top wasing blade will not rotate
\015 Machine sounds as though it goes through the proper washing cycles. Bottom washing blade rotates, but top does not despite water going through it. Any suggestions?\015
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