Having problems with your Whirlpool 24 in. DU920PW Built-In Dishwasher ?

Dirty Dishes Low water Sray out of Arms, Some dishwasher soap still in container but door open


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Either it's an old unit that needs replacing, or the water preasure in your house is insufficient.
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Dirty Dishes Low water Sray out of Arms, Some dishwasher soap still in container but door open


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