Having problems with your Whirlpool 24 in. DU1055XTP Built-in Dishwasher ?

Soap dispenser drops soap out and tablet does not disolve.


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Use liquid soap ...those tablets are less messy but they don't work very well ....and make sure to use a dry agent like "jet dry"
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