Having problems with your Whirlpool 24 in. ADP6940 Dishwasher ?

It dos not rinse as well as before - Whirlpool 24 in. ADP6940 Dishwasher


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Check that the arms spin freely when spun by hand, then check the outlet jets at the trailing end of the arms are not blocked with food particles and other solid matter. This often happens and the arm is unable to turn because the water jet that is supposed to drive the arm does not have the force to rotate it with the result is that the upper dishes do not get enough water. It may also cause water to continue dripping onto dried dishes after the the drying cycle has stopped.
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