Having problems with your Kenmore 24 in. 16492 / 16494 / 16499 Built-in Dishwasher ?

Detergent stays in the dispenser

\015 I ran the full cycle twice. Both times at the end of the cycle the detergent dispenser door was open but the detergent was still in the dispenser.\015\012\015\012Thanks\015

Answers :

Clean and dry your dispenser prior to filling with detergent.
\015\012Use only fresh detergent.
\015\012Do not place anything ie. cookie sheets, cutting boards in the path of the water obstructing the dispenser.
\015\012Do not allow anything to fall between the racks and stop the spray arms from turning.
\015\012Always turn the hot water on at the sink prior to starting you dishwasher they use less than 2 gallonsof water in the initial cycle and they require 120 deg f water. Unless you have hot water recirculation in your home.
\015\012If you have low water volume or low water pressure due to bad impellor or windings in circulation pump. The water volume or pressure will be insuficient to reach the dispenser.
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