Having problems with your KitchenAid 24 in. KUDI01FLSS Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher ?

Black film on turn dials and inside door and bottom of bin

\015 There is a black film on the inside of the door, on the upper and lower spray arms, and bottom of the bin, sometimes there is food stuck at the bottlom too.\015

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I have a similar KitchenAid model and we always ran it in energy saver mode. Over time, there was a significant buildup of mold/mildew in the unit that was not easily noticed. \015\012\015\012\015\012
\015\012Since that time, I took apart the inside of the unit and thoroughly cleaned it with bleach. \015\012
\015\012Now, we never use the energy saver mode and we use the sanitizer to make sure it gets hot enough so that it kills the mold/mildew on every cycle. The mold has not come back in over a year.
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Black film on turn dials and inside door and bottom of bin


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