Having problems with your Kenmore 24 in. 16362 / 16364 / 16369 Built-in Dishwasher ?

LEFTOVERS ARE STILL BEING LEFT AFTER THE CYCLE IS DONE. I RINSE DISHES BEFORE HAND BUT THERE IS A BLACK DISCHARGE ON THE BOTTOM OF THE TUB, AND SOAP STILL LEFT IN DISPENSER.


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Clean detergent dispenser drain hose could be kinked,check pump it could be dirty,is the water hot enough and is the detergent new?to remove spray arm un screw spray tower also clean out spray arm there may be food particles in arm as well as tower,try this out try washing unit with out dishes sometime vinegar or c.l.r will take care of problem but let it soak and don't add detergent.thanks
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