Having problems with your Kenmore Dishwashers ?

The items in the top rack do not clean and the spinning sprayer located below the top basket dos not spin


Answers :

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 :

The items in the top rack do not clean and the spinning sprayer located below the top basket dos not spin


... Kenmore Dishwashers

I have a kitchenaid Model KUDW03CTBL2 dishwasher. It is pumping water, but the top sprayer and the one under the top rack just have a little water coming out. Not enough to make them spin. We also noticed the water in the bottom when opened is not as much and it is cool not hot. The dishes on the top rack will not clean, and the bottom is not completely clean. We have checked water pressure and water tempurature through the house, All is operating fine. This dishwasher is only 1 year and 10month


... KitchenAid Dishwashers

TOP SPIN ARM NOT SPINNING TO CLEAN TOP RACK OF MY KITCHEN AID DISHWASHER. IT IS ONLY 1 1/2 YEARS OLD AND MY TOP TACK IS SUDDENLY NOT CLEANING


Hi.First ensure that the arm is not getting stuck, and check that the orifices are free.When the top arm is not spinning you may need to replace pump and motor assembly. First it is good looking for blockage in pump hose. ... KitchenAid 24 in. KUDI02IRBS Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher

Maytag MDB7100AWW Is not throughly cleaning dishes on both top and bottom racks. Some food particles may be flicked off with a finger after the wash cycle. Some dishes are cleaned and in other locations on the same rack it is not. It is not throughly rinsing and leaves a film. The top and Bottom spray arms and bottom filter have been cleaned


Hello there:I will post this in 2 seperate post's due to the length of this answer and possiable solutions ok?\015\012\015\012 \015\012 If your dishwasher is cleaning poorly, check these:\015\012 ... Dishwashers

Brand new ge GDF540HSD0SS dishwasher just installed this week has a middle arm that is not spinning. This is the one that is attached to the bottom of the top rack, and sprays water up. Water is coming out fine but no spinning. As a result, the inside of dishes on top rack are not getting clean.


... GE Dishwashers

I have a triton xl model @ gsd6200g00bb serial #va790400b. The dishes on the top rack are not getting clean. I have removed the top, and middle, and bottom arms cleaned calcium out of them. Removed the screen below the lower arm cleaned. The top and middle arms are still not spinning during wash cycles. Where do I go next?


Apart from the spray arms themselves there could be other reasons why the water is not getting up to the middle and top arms.\015\012\015\012The distribution circuit from the wash pump that feeds the arms could be blocked or the wash pump ... Dishwashers

I have a Frigidaire UC DW Model FDB250RHB2 The unit is not a year old. It is not getting dishes very clean. I read similar posts. I found that there is water coming from top nozzle but not a very impressive stream. It is weak enough that most of the water misses the funnel on top rack. Also not top or bottom arms spin. Last week when i would quick peek during wash cycle there seem to be water coming out of top arm's holes but no spin. We also are getting heavy white staining on glass ware


... Frigidaire FDB520RH Builtin Dishwasher

I have a Whirlpool dishwasher that won't clean the top rack. The spinner for top rack is not spinning. I can't seem to get to the screen to see if there is a blockage.


I have a du1148xtpb1 whirlpool dishwasher and the top rake dishes are not getting clean please advise ... Whirlpool DU1055XTS Built-in Dishwasher

The top washing spinner isn't cleaning dishes, there doesn't seem to be any water flowing through the spinning unit. Bottom cleans fine only top rack washer is not working


Hello there:This is normally a condition that is due to a filter that could be getting clogged or that the sprayer arms are clogging up so what i would do is first clean the sprayer arm holes a tooth pick works well for this ne ... Kenmore Dishwashers

Top rack washer arm isn't spinning and therefore not cleaning dishes in top rack, bottom works fine


You can replace the whole top assembly. And before you run the cycles again, try putting a cup of Tang (dry) orange juice through the cycle without any dishes or get some Dishwasher Magic and you'll have a sparkling new dishwasher once again! hope th ... Dishwashers

- the dishes and glassware on the top rack are not coming out clean - I checked the course strainer to see if it is being blocked but don't see any thing there - I also took out the spray arm that sprays up into the top rack and ran water through it with a hose - it also appears to be free of clogs. - I don't see the spray arm spinning when I open the door during the wash cycle - - lastly, it may be unrelated, but the dishes are not coming out of the washer as hot as they used to be any i


... KitchenAid 24 in. KUDI01DL - Multiple Color Built-in Dishwasher

Recently our GU1100XTLQ1 started having a problem. It barely cleans the bottom rack, and barely gets top rack wet. The soap stays stuck in the dispenser. I can't see inside as it runs, but my guess is that not enough water is being shot out of the various spinning arms. From looking at diagrams it would appear that this dishwasher uses a pump to circulate water from the bottom of the cavity through the spinning arms. Is my problem a dying pump?


... Whirlpool GU1100XTLB / GU1100XTLQ / GU1100XTLT Built-in Dishwasher

I have a Whirlpool GU2455.... dishwasher. Top spray arm is not spinning. Lower arm appears to be moving but slowly. Dishes on the top rack do not get cleaned. They are wetted, but the arm doesn't appear to be moving to allow all of the dishes to be cleaned.


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 ... Whirlpool GU2400XTP Built-in Dishwasher

Our top rack is not getting cleaned at all-- although the rinser seems to spin freely when pushed, and fits correctly into the hole back. We were using powder detergent, and a little residue was always left in the compartment. So we tried liquid detergent, to see if it would help, and now it seems like almost none of the detergent is dissolving out, at all. The compartment's full and a goopy mess after each cycle. So now the bottom rack isn't very clean, either! Please advise. Thanks!


Welcome to FixYa,Based on your description... I`d suspect a plugged or really dirty wash pump. It could ultimately be a worn out wash impeller/chopper assembly, but I'd certainly try my suggestions before considering that. ... Whirlpool 24 in. DU1100XTP Built-in Dishwasher

Miele dishwasher g641iplus top rack 'arm' not spinning so things on top rack are not getting clean. Any hints?


Hi,Here is a tip that I wrtoe about why the dishwasher spray arms do not spin...Dishwasher Spray Arms not Spinninghttp://www.f ... Miele 24 in. Novotronic G641 Plus Built-In Dishwasher

The dishes are not getting clean.  Especially the top rack.  The top part of the door is not even clean after I run the machine.  Everything seems to be spinning fine and everything is hot when it finishes a cycle.


Open and clean pump and passages and spray arns ... Dishwashers

Maytag, Quiet Partner II. Top water wheel is not getting does not get sufficient water pressure. Without sufficiant water proessure the water wheel won't spin, without the spinning effect dishes on top rack do not get clean.


Motor-Pump Drive assembly is defective.Hey while you have this machine apart pull the drain pump off and look for a jammed flap,it's rare but check it anyway.(to remove the drain pump just twist it and pull it off).For the non believer's out there ,t ... Dishwashers

Dishes in top rack does not clean


... Frigidaire 24 in. FDB750RC Slim-Line Built-In Dishwasher

My lower rack will not clean bowls or cups and I have to be very careful how I place plates. The serviceman has been out twice and I have run vinegar through multiple times with no improvement. My top rack is working fine. I have tried running it on different settings and we have verified that the lower wash arm seems to be spinning. The temperature seems to be fine. Even glasses placed on the lower rack that weren't very dirty seem to have a scum in them when finished. Any ideas?


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 ... Dishwashers

Dishes in top rack do not clean. both upper spinners do not appear to be spinning when running. They spin by hand but not spin on their own during cycle.


Hi,\012When my wife started complaining about her dishwasher not getting the top rackclean this is what I found and I wrote a tip about it...Dishwasher Sp ... Kenmore 24 in. 17034 Built-in Dishwasher

Bosch Dishwasher Dishwasher is about 6 years old. It recently stopped cleaning the top rack of dishes. It is getting water to the top propeller, but not with enough force to make it spin. I have checked the tubes running up top and they are not clogged. Could the pump be going bad?


Your filters need to be replaced. it's a 10 minutes work ... Bosch 24 in. SHU43 Built-in Dishwasher

Top rack not cleaning, possibly spinner not spinning?


Try twirling the spinner by hand to see if it is binding. If it looks ok then there could be something plugging the water passage to the spinner. If you have access to a water hose you could run water into that verticle passage pipe and see if the ... GE GSS1800H Built-in Dishwasher

I have a world pool gold dishwasher mod # GU2700XTSB1. My problem is that the top rack does not get clean, it seems the propeller beneath that rack doesn't spin. Any advice? Thanks, Francis


Diswasher does not drain all the water out ... Whirlpool Dishwashers

Top rack dishes are not clean. Soap dispenser does not empty. We think top arms are not spinning.


... GE 25 in. Profile PDW8200J Built-in Dishwasher

After manipulating the latch to watch what the dishwasher is doing, it looks as if the arms aren't spinning for the top or bottom rack....why would they not spin? I cleaned both out to make sure there wasn't debris. thanks!


Hi,\012Here is a tip that I wrote about dishwashers and the spray arms not spinning..\012\012Dishwasher Spray Arms not Spinning\012 ... GE 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: 0.1198 seconds