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I have a KUDS03CTWHO KitchenAid dishwasher. It started not cleaning the upper tray well a few weeks ago and now the lower one is not getting cleaned very well either. I have disassembled and cleaned the 3rd level , upper and lower spray/wash arm assemblies as well as the feed tube assemble. These were not blocked or glogged. There appears to be less spray coming out of the upper and 3rd level spray arms they before but as I said there is no blockage. I also cleaned the bottom filter. There has b


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The issue seems to be with the float switch\015\012assembly that is bad and should be replaced. Please check this diagram....part#9,\015\01210 is what you have to check. Your float assembly\015\012is found inside the dishwasher's tub, on the bottom. The water that fills your\015\012dishwasher lifts the float, and when it reaches a certain level, it acts as a\015\012trigger for the float switch. The float triggers the float switch to shut off,\015\012thereby shutting off the flow of water into the dishwasher. A defective switch\015\012may interfere with your dishwasher's filling and/or draining ability. Use\015\012your voltmeter to test the switch. Set the device to the ohms setting x 1. Take\015\012each probe and touch them to one switch terminal each. This should produce a\015\012reading of either zero or infinity. Continue to touch the probes to the\015\012terminals, and press down on the switch's button. The reading should change to\015\012the opposite extreme. If your switch fails either of these tests, you should\015\012replace it. Hope this helps...please post back for further assistance.
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