Having problems with your Kenmore Dishwashers ?

Recently there's been a white coating on dishes. Has to be scrubbed off manually or soaked in a vinegar/water solution. I flushed out the rotating arms to be sure water flows thru & it does. Checked bottom filter & basket...both clean. Twice used "finish" cleaner for dishwashers in the scrub cycle as directed. Turned off during drying cycle and now there is water across the bottom of the dishwasher. Next? Thanks for any help. Rosemary


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Use any brand of dishwasher cleaner from a local store and run your dishwasher with it.I would also recommend that a calcium lime and scale remover be ran through your dishwasher to clean it out.
\012this may have to be done a couple of times.
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