Having problems with your Whirlpool 24 in. GU2500 XTP Built-in Dishwasher ?

I have a Whirlpool GU2500XTPQ3 dishwasher that is about 5 years old. The dishes in the top basket do not get clean. I checked the water tube that feeds the upper spray arm and the top spray and there aren't any obstructions. Our water pressure and temperature are suitable. Could the pump be plugged or otherwise lose its ability to circulate enough water to adequately feed the upper sprayers? How can I check on that?


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\015\012Welcome to FixYa,
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\015\012Based on your description as well as all you`ve done on your own I`d suspect you`re on the right track with the plugged pump suspicion.
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\015\012The place to start for that is to pull the pump filter, spray arm and check for food deposit, broken glass, undesolved detergent and general water deposit built up in the sump well.

The key is to get in there and clean it all out, I`ve attached a link at the bottom that will show you how to go about it. It is not really referring to the heating issue, or maybe even your model, ( Most Whirlpool, Inglis, Kenmore, Kitchen-Aid, Jenn-Air ) but it is the same procedure.

When you`re finished run it through a test cycle and see how it goes.

Let me know how you make out and what you find.

macmarkus :)
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\015\012http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRCCrEwrst8&NR=1
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