Having problems with your Whirlpool Dishwashers ?

Have had this dishwasher for 5 years, has never been effective at cleaning dishes. I can completely wash the dishes, and they will come out of the dishwasher with stuff stuck to them. I can't figure out why?? I had it looked at by a repair guy, and he said it is working properly. If I use any cycle other than China Crystal the dishes are dirtier than ever. Please advise.


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  1. \015\012Check the water temperature. Should be 125 to 140 F.
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  3. \015\012Check pump re-circulation., Listen, see if it sounds like it is spraying the water around with enough pressure.
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  5. \015\012Check water level when the fill cycle has completed. Should be just under the heating element. If not, possibly need to replace the water inlet valve.
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  7. \015\012Check the spray arm and pump cover for splits or leaks.
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  9. \015\012Check to make sure dishwasher is draining after each cycle. There should only be a little water in the bottom of the tub.
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  11. \015\012Make sure the dishes are loaded properly, or dishwasher is not overloaded.
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  13. \015\012Possibly try a different detergent. Some liquid-gels will bubble and a pump cannot pump bubbles.
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