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I just moved and now have a much older whirlpool dishwasher - the only words left on it are "sound conditioned" - model # is worn off too. The condo was built in 1980 ish and this is original appliance, It has the knobs on the right side and it is a push/pull to turn on/off. Problem - I use soap tablets - not ejecting from dispenser - should I be using liquid soap in this oldie - but goodie?? Thanks


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