Having problems with your Maytag 24 in. PDB1420 Built-in Dishwasher ?
Cloudy and dirty dishes after washing
\015 My dishwasher is no longer getting my dishes clean. My dishes still have food on them, and the colour is cloudy as if the soap hasn't been rinsed off.\015
The problem is hard water. go to www.dishwasherfilter.com because they have a product out just for this problem. it is a small filter that removes the hard minerals that cause the cloudiness before it enters your dishwasher. it is veyr affordable and has a money back guarantee. you will love the way your dishes look after the first load.
I found this for you on YouTube. I don't think that you want to go to the extreme lengths that this guy did, but he does show how to disassemble the inside portion of your washer so you can get to the parts that need cleaning. This should get you back up and running, with sparkling dishes, and a big smile on your face! There are also oyher videos there, some selling products that may help.
\015\012Best regards, --W/D--
\015\012Best regards, --W/D--
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