Having problems with your Whirlpool 24 in. DU1100XTP Built-in Dishwasher ?

Poor cleaning. don't think the pump is getting enough pressure to the arms?

\015 Water pressure not reaching upper arms. very poor pressure in lower metal arm\015

Answers :

Check if water is flowing into the machine with sufficient pressure.
Check water arms orifices and attachments.
If it is not that check for a blockage on impeller lines.

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