Having problems with your Kenmore 24 in. 17372 / 17374 / 17379 Built-in Dishwasher ?

Low water pressure sound as if arm is not turning. Detergent is not washed out of detergent cup after wash. Dishes are not clean.


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Low water pressure sound as if arm is not turning. Detergent is not washed out of detergent cup after wash. Dishes are not clean.


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