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Coffee and tea stains remain on cups and spoons


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Hi I have a flavel dwf640 w dishwasher and since i've had it it doesn't seem to be washing the dishes properly at all, glasses are all smokie looking, cutlery are all grey looking and its not taking the tea and coffee stains off the cups. I use finish powerball tablets and salt and rinse aid , i also have cleaned out the filters and used a dishwasher cleaner, and yet this is still happening, most of the time i have to scrub my dishes first and leave my cups and glasses and cutlery steeping to g


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Dishwasher is 16 months old. Recently, it won't get tea stains from spoons or cups and there is a white film on plastics. I have run unit once with vinegar. I tried using less detergent and no change (Cascade Complete). (Neighbors using same detergnet on different machine with no problems so it's not the water.) I always select High water temp and air dry on normanl wash. My hunch is that the motor is going bad and therefore it is not pushing the water with enough force.


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Cutlery is cloudy and dirty, some food is dried onto knives and forks. Cups and glasses are cloudy and not clean on inside. Coffee or tea stains are not removed. Plates and soup bowls seem OK , and water is draining properly. We have tried with less soap, more soap, gels, tablets and powders but to no avail. The dishwasher does not clean dishes etc, as as it once did. There doesn't appear to be any problem with the 'cycle'. The machine is about nine or ten years old, and has run fine until ve


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Cutlery is cloudy and dirty, some food is dried onto knives and forks. Cups and glasses are cloudy and not clean on inside. Coffee or tea stains are not removed. Plates and soup bowls seem OK , and water is draining properly. We have tried with less soap, more soap, gels, tablets and powders but to no avail. The dishwasher does not clean dishes etc, as as it once did. There doesn't appear to be any problem with the 'cycle'. The machine is about nine or ten years old, and has run fine until ve


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Dishes/cups are not being completely cleaned. there is grit in the cups on the top rack, along with coffee stains still in the coffee cups. i sometimes pre-rinse, however, i didn't have to w/ my previous dishwasher. any suggestions would help.


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Water inthe dishwasher never gets hot enough. dishes are still a bit dirty. lipstick remains on coffee mugs! and film of dish detergent remains inside the cups, on silverware, etc.


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My Kenmore ultra wash quiet guard doesn't seem to be doing a very good job washing dishes, especially anything on the top shelf such as glasses. Sometimes after a whole cycle, their are still fingerprints on the glasses and scum on the bottom of coffee cups. Also it doesn't seem to use much of the detergent. I fll the dispenser about half full with liqid Cascade Complete and most of it is still there after the cycle is done. The inside of the door is also stained and dirty. I have looked at the


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The dishes on the top are not getting clean what can be the trouble? Tea stains and grit are left in cups and glasses.


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My dishwasher leaves tea stains on cups but everything else seems clean.


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My dishes are coming out with chocolate milk and coffee residue in the cups. some of the silverware still have a food film on them. What do I do? I ran a light load to see if the "chocolate milk" stain came off the bottom of the dishwasher but it's still there.


Hi,\012\012\012\012\012I\012have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife also complained\012about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried in vain\012to clean the things... Bought new ... Kenmore 24 in. 15689 Built-in Dishwasher

Am in a Condo in Florida. It has a Maytag Quiet Series 100. There is no user handbook.Dishes last night came out stained(tea cups) and actually unclean(small pan used for brocolli)I was very careful in loading any ideas on if I did something wrong or if the machine is at fault.I am a Home Economist and use good habits in appliance use.


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This dw is not cleaning tea stains off cups. My older whirlpool did so just fine. One issue I see is that the detergent is not fully dissolving and gets stuck in the detergent door or is in a lump on the floor of the dw. Please suggest solutions


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Hava BOSCH SMS 4012 dishwasher, which was given without a manual (2nd hand). Been working okish, but worse recently, as that it doesn't seem to clean the tea stained cups at all. Other things seem to clean okish inside. We use dishwasher tablets as normal, however it was mentioned by someone that we might need to put salt somewhere? Thanx


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Kenmore Dishwasher - stops cleaning dishes - 2 techs just scratch their heads - any suggestions? water is hot, changed soap, still not even coffee stains inside cups are cleaned, let alone the rest.


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Bosch Diswasher Have Bocsh SMU 2046 UC diswasher. Aprox. 11 years old Has always worked well. Recwntly is not cleaning at 100% as before. Seems to run through cycle as normal and sort of cleans but leaves stains in coffee cups and flatware seems filmy, sometimes a little guk left on dishes, all uncharacteristic of past performance. Tried a thermometer during cycle and water temp is around 151 F during wash, 136 F at rince. and 154 F at dry time. Have checked arms for cloging and are free w


Remove the drain hose and check if you have any residual into it. After 11 years your appliance may need a thourought cleaning.Check also if the pump has enough pressure. ... Dishwashers

The dishes do not get clean. Food is left on plates, in bowls, on silverware. Coffee stains are building in cups. Milk leaves a "film" on glasses. When the cycle is finished, it appears that the water temperature was hot based on the amount of steam coming out of the dishwasher.


Hi, it sounds like your dishwasher is plugged up with soap deposits, and/or Calcium deposits.\015\012In an empty dishwasher, put 2 cereal/soup bowls full of vinegar on bottom shelf, and run your dishwasher.\015\012This should clean out al ... Dishwashers

Why are the coffee cups still stained after the dishwasher is finished, but all the other dishes are clean and santized


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I have a GE dishwasher (GSD4020Y70BB) new in 1996. I replaced the whole motor assembly in 2007, seal was leaking. My dishes are not getting clean now, dried food left on plates, coffee stains in cups not being cleaned. I removed main spray arm, found nothing, turned washer on and plenty of water gushing out. I took the cover off sump all clean. I removed the filter screen in the back, there appears to be a valve with some soft rubber around it. Water gushes out of this, does stop during the cyc


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ASKO d 3122.. Keeps filling up the overflow area on the bottom of dishwasher. WHich sets of the overflow switch, then i get the flashing tea cup again. I will empty the over flow area. It will reset, We get one good wash out of it then on the next load it will stop work ing again and get the flashing Tea cup again, Back to unplugging the unit and draining the overflow area again.


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Asko d3120 flashing coffee cup


I had to slide the dishwasher forward (undercounter installation)and tip it forward as far as possible. Water leaks onto floor, but then the internal controller seems to reset and the ASKO now works normally again. What kind of idiot would design a ... Asko 24 in. D3120 Dishwasher

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Hi,Check your heating element.. Dishwasher ... Indesit 18 in. D41 Slim-Line Free-standing Dishwasher

We have an older Kenmore Elite 665. Recently it the dispensing cup for liquid detergent is not opening at the correct time. At the end of the cycle the dispensing cup is open with remnants of detergent still in it and white soap stain down the door. John


It appears your timer/main controller/CCU or wax switch in the dispenser has failed in this instance.For replacement parts - head on over to PartSelect.com or RepairClinic.com and enter in your full model number for a full parts listing. ... Kenmore 24 in. 17482 / 17484 / 17489 Built-in Dishwasher

Kenmore dishwasher model#665 156 0592. detergent cup does not release during wash cycle. after cycle has finished, soap remains in the cup. I did replace the solenoid that controls the latch but the problem still remains.i did receive one response but it was not the answer to correct my problem.


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The "stainless" steel is all rusted, streaked and stained. I have tried many products to clean it, but it remains unsightly and stained.


Use DeBruce Polish, we use DeBruce Polish on all of our stainless steel.\012 DeBruce Polish will remove the rust and pacify the surface. DeBruce Polish also works on glass cook tops. We get DeBruce Polish at \012debrucepolish.com. ... Maytag MDB9600A Jetclean II Built-in Dishwasher
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