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Dishwasher detergent clumps in pre-wash and main wash compartments
You needt o make sure you dont load dishes in front of the opening then if thats clear you may need to remove the top of the pump to clean the filter.
Make certain that there are no apparent obstructions between water and detergent. If no obstructions and the detergent dispenser and spray arms are operable, then the detergent should dissolve during wash. Otherwise, try using a different kind and amount of detergent (e.g.: powder vs. gel or gel vs. powder, and less detergent). If still clumping, contact an appliance service company.
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Dishwasher detergent clumps in pre-wash and main wash compartments
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