Having problems with your Maytag MDB5100A Dishwasher ?
Upper rack spray is clogged
\015 Don't know what you call it but the arm that sprays water underneath the upper rack of dishes is clogged 'cause I can see stuff coming from the holes. Its a Maytag quiet series 300 but I can't figure out how to get it off. Past dishwashers had a screw that I took off. Help! I know it could be an easy fix\015
It has a pressure insertion fitting that snaps into the arm thru the hole,you need to press in on the ears on the bottom of the are to release the plastic grips to let it drop out,then the arm should remove after this
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Upper rack spray is clogged
It has a pressure insertion fitting that snaps into the arm thru the hole,you need to press in on the ears on the bottom of the are to release the plastic grips to let it drop out,then the arm should remove after this ... Maytag MDB5100A Dishwasher
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Hello. Here is a diagram of the upper rack\015\012http://ww ... Dishwashers