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Why does the small spray arm come off
My dishwasher is 4yrold and recently the small spray arm is off at the end off the cycle so dishes are nor washed properly
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Just prime the sink before you start the dish washer ... Maytag Jetclean II MDB8551A Dishwasher
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My dishwasher is not working properly, i have cleaned all the filters and spray arms, but still have food partials all over dishes. I did use a knife to hold down door latch so i could see what was happening when the dishwasher is working. Water does come out of the spray arms but they don't move and the dishwasher is empty, also now the latch won't catch since i used the knife.
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