Having problems with your Kenmore Dishwashers ?

Sprayer doesn't seem to rotate dishes come out dirty


Answers :

No water pressure.possible bad water pump
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Kenmore Dishwashers

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Sprayer doesn't seem to rotate dishes come out dirty


No water pressure.possible bad water pump ... Kenmore Dishwashers

My whirlpool dishwasher is not washing the dishes properly. when finished cycle, I still see the dishwasher tablet half used. The grey long piece at the back, seems to have come out of the two holes it fits into on the "floor" of the inside of the machine. I've clicked it back into place, but it still pops out. Sometimes the rotating sprayer at the top and bottom, don't move either when its out of place. please help.


... Whirlpool GU2400XTP Built-in Dishwasher

Doesnt clean dishes, seems to be no water coming into machine


There should be about 2 inches of water in the bottom of the DW.  If it is filling but not washing the pump may be bad.  That might explain the loud noise (motor bearing).  I assume that the detergent cover is opening but no water is b ... Dishwashers

My Kitchen Aid KUDS01DJSS0 seems to have water going to the upper spray arm (I see water coming out of the unit just beneath the upper rack), but the pressure doesn't seem to be high enough to clean the upper rack. No evidence that water is coming out of the spray arm on the very top. Lower rack dishes seem to clean OK. I have already removed the whole upper spray arm assembly and inspected the flapper valves that the middle sprayer goes into. I suspect that it's not making good enough contac


... KitchenAid Dishwashers

MAYTAG MDBH979AWS DOES NOT SEEM TO FILL WITH WATER, AND HAS STOPPED CLEANING THE DISHES..My husband took everything apart and we cleaned each piece and put it back together , there was no indication that anything was clogged, and he was able to determine that water was coming in to the washer, but dishes are still dirty. There seems to be soap residue on the bottom of the tub. We also check to see if it was draining properly and that was fine also. Any other suggestions?


... GE Dishwashers

We have a built in GE dishwasher. It has worked fine for about 4 years but now the glasses in the top rack will not come clean. I have cleaned all the holes where the water comes out but I think the sprayer that is beneath the top rack (the one that is attached to the bottom of the top rack) is not rotating. We had someone out to take a look at it and they said it was fine. It isn't fine as it is not cleaning the dishes. Is there a reason that the bottom sprayer is not turning?


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 ... Maytag Dishwasher

Dirty dishes coming out of dishwasher dirty


Is it a white film on the dishes/residue? if so the problem is hard water. There is a new product out called the dishwasher filtration system. It filters the water before it enters your dishwasher. It works amazing and has a money ... Dishwashers

I have a Maytag dishwasher with stainless inside and 6 months ago it stopped geting dishes clean..We live in the country and so use well water and seem to have a build up of minerals on the inside..but the dishes come out still quite dirty and we have to hand wash..


... Maytag MDB6709AWS Stainless Steel Builtin Dishwasher

I have a Kenmore Elite-not sure where to find the model number but the manual lists 665.160524, 1650594, 160534, 170524, etc. the problem is that the top dishes are not being washed. nothing is blocking the arm from spinning. Should water be coming down from the top? It doesnt appear that it is. Nothing seems to be reaching these dishes


Hello. The problem is most likely in the rear of the top drawer. Pull out the drawer and empty it of all dishes. In the very rear you will see a tube that will align with the water supply tube on the rear of the machine. there are little clips th ... Dishwashers

Ge Triton dishwasher GSD5500GOOWW was not cleaning like it used to- I cleaned screens at back bottom-very dirty- also-detergent cup stuck opne - took door apart and got it unstuck - it works fine now. - it seemed to do better but now it is cleaning poorly. It seems to fill and start a lot sooner than before - after 30-45 seconds it starts up. I tested the water temp and it is 90 degrees! Hot water coming in is at 105 degrees. Also - it is leaving a white residue on dishes - didn't do that be


Hi,The scum, film and white\012residue problems have started since the reduction of\012phosphates in dishwasher detergents.Here is a tip that\012will help you to solve the problem of films, residue, and scu ... Kenmore Elite Stainless Steel 24" BuiltIn Dishwasher with TurboZone Rotating Spray Jets 13103

Hello I am having problems with my dishwasher. Model BFDWC60ss. The detergent compartment doesnt doesnt empty after each wash so the dishes are still dirty after a heavy cycle. I have checked the filters and they seem ok. I would be grateful if you can give me some advice. Much appreciated Mary


... Dishwashers

Incomplete cycle My Miele dishwasher (3 to 4 years old) finishes, leaving the dishes dirty and wet. It seems that it may only be running through part of the cycle - I'm not sure but from the time I set it going to the time it switches off, it seems shorter than usual. The dishwasher is not emptying as it has a pool of water in the bottom. I have tried various settings and have the same problem. the inlet/drain light DOES NOT come on. I have soaked up all the residue on the bottom and cleaned out


Hi, \012I have an older dishwasher also and recently mywife also complained about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I amtried in vain to clean the things... Bought new spray arms online and installedthem in minutes...now the thing works li ... Miele 24 in. Incognito G843SCVi Built-In Dishwasher

I get major residue and (scum and white spots) on my dishes, along with food being sprayed all over them. They seem to come out more dirty than when I put them in!!! I end up washing dishes in the dishwasher, just to re-wash them by hand... HELP!!! Is there some sort of cleaning product I can run through a cycle to clear everything out?


Hello, W/D here.There are cleaning products out there that "sort of" work, some better than others, but here's how to get it cleaning like new: 1. Clean the spray arms nozzles and slots. If the spray arm can be removed, take it of ... Danby DDW2406 Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher

Indesit idl 705, tablet not dissolving and crockery still dirty, was working fine. Sprayer arm seems to not rotate freely


Clean EVERYTHING and ensure it's assembled correctly.The sprayer arms have an unlocking ring and can be rinsed, the filters must be washed and rinsed and properly reassembled.Even cleaning the door seals can help.Test again, clean a ... Indesit 24 in. IDL700 Built-In Dishwasher

My kitchenaid dishwasher needs the rinse aid refilled after approximately 2-3 loads. The top rack of dishes will be dirty, but the spray arm seems to be rotating? Any help?


Possibly needs a good servive. Remove spray arms and make sure every hole is totally clean. As well, take sieve out and pressure wash it as those holes are micro fine and if blocked, wont allow a full compliment of water to flow. see if it runs bet ... KitchenAid 24 in. KUDI02IRBS Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher

2 MONTH OLD bosch DISWASHER. WATER WILL COME OUT BUT TOP SPRAYER ARM WONT SPIN??? LEAVING DISHES ON TOP DIRTY??? LOTS OF WATER PRESSURE THATS NOT THE PROBLEM HELP!!!!!


Hi, \012 \012I have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife also complained about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried in vain to clean the things... Bought new spray arms onli ... Dishwashers

When I turn on the dishwasher dirty water comes out through the sprayer arm at what seems to be a very low volume. Is this a water valve issue?


Hi, \012I have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife alsocomplained about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried invain to clean the things... Bought new spray arms online and installed them inminutes...now the thing works li ... GE Dishwashers

Upper spray arm does not seem to be rotating and is leaving top rack of dishes dirty. I have already taken the arm off and checked for clogs and cleaned it


Hello, \015\012 \015\012 ... KitchenAid 24 in. KUDI02IR Built-in Dishwasher

My dishwasher Kenmore Elite mod 665.16283402 does not clean dishes seems like cycle is running, but everything comes dirty lower impeller moves but two upper ones does not change their position at all all the sprinklers are not plugged, inside no food pieces what possibly could be the problem thanks Greg


... Kenmore Dishwashers

The dishes coming out dirty on my Whirlpool Gold Quiet Partner IV. Cycle seems to complete. The soap is being used. Not sure how old it is ... it came with a house I just bought. Any suggestions?


Clean the jets on the unit. Jets are the small openings the water comes out of. Contact Whirlpool, follow their recomondations, or add some CLR or Lime Away to the washer without a load of dishes. Both products remove Calcium Lime and Rust deposits w ... Dishwashers

Why do my dishes no longer seem to get clean? The glasses are spotty and foggy, small bits of food left on the plates, etc. They not completely dirty as they were when I put in to wash, but they're certainly not coming out clean either.


The problem is hard water. There is a new product out called the dishwasher filtration system. It filters the water before it enters your dishwasher. It works amazing and has a money back guarantee. You will love the ... General Electric GHDA480N Built-in Dishwasher

Top arm of dishwasher does not spin or spray. it is a 7 yr old frigidaire dishwasher, model #gldb957ab. The dishes on the lower rack also do not get clean. this just started recently. the mid level sprayer will turn by hand but doesn't move during cycles. seems like it would be there is no water coming to the top of dishwasher while it is running.


... Frigidaire 24 in. GLDB957A - Multiple Color Energy Star® Built-in Dishwasher

Dishwasher My dishwasher doesnt clean my dishes well lately. I rinse them off b4 putting them in. I dont overload and I dont cover the jets inside. It has always been good but even my silverware is coming out dirty when I clean them off b4 putting them in.Any suggestions on what to try? Its 10yrs old and never had a problem with it.


You may have debris clogging the suction for the wash motor. With a model number, I could tell you how. ... GE 24 in. Profile PDW9880JSS Built-in Dishwasher

I have an LDF7920ST and the dishes are coming out dirty. The soap doesn't seem to dissolve completely although I use a liquid.


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 ... Dishwashers

Dishes are still dirty. I have used every kind of dishwasher aide, half loaded it and dishes are still dirty, I let the water run until very hot before starting the washer. The washer says you don't have to rinse but I do and they still come out dirty. Also black nasty stuff comes up from my garbage disposer.


Suggest the problem may be a plumbing issue - likely substantially blocked drain system, so the dirty wash water cannot properly pump out but rather remains in the dishwasher.\015\012\015\012Suggest getting a plumber in to "snake" out you ... Dishwashers
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.a-wash.org || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.0878 seconds