Having problems with your Sears 24 in. 14181 Built-in Dishwasher ?

Our dishwasher is only 8 years old and is not cleaning dishes very well. There seems to be a problem with the second detergent door not opening during the cycle. I have cleaned the unit recently and although it needed it badly, the problem has not improved. Any suggestions?


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