Having problems with your Maytag MDB8551 Built-in Dishwasher ?

Dishes come out with a white, chalky film, not very clean.

\015 My dishwasher is only about 1 1/2 years old. Dishes come out not very clean and with a white, chalky film on them. Water temp is correct, I don't use too much detergent, and the arms seem to be spinning fine in the dishwasher. What should I do next?\015

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Are you using palmolive eco liquid detergent? if so - google "palmolive eco white residue" and you will find out that your detergent is the culprit. the solution is to use 1/2 cup of vinegar in your rinse cycle and soap dish and STOP USING PALMOLIVE ECO!


I have been putting a little bit of vinegar in with it. It smells weird when you put the vinegar in, but after the wash I can't even smell the vinegar. Just the clean, spotless dishes. Hope it helps!
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