Having problems with your Kenmore 24 in. 15689 Built-in Dishwasher ?

Is there a way to clean the machine using the computerized controls


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Just run a regular cycle with white vinegar in a cup with the dishwasher empty.

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Is there a way to clean the machine using the computerized controls


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