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What is the adaptive wash cycle? And is there a way to raise and lower the top shelf?


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What is the adaptive wash cycle? And is there a way to raise and lower the top shelf?


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Noticed dishes on top shelf not entirely clean. Ran machine empty and opened many times during wash. Noticed that Lower Spray Arm works as expected, but Middle Spray Arm turns only 1/8 or less, then Lower Arm spins again. Schematic with Use and Care manual just says pump motor switches from one to the other in certain cycles, but I don't see this happening. Looked for obstructions to water flow and pressure seems normal. Is control for this function part of the pump, or in the control panel?


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Hi - I have tried all the usual tricks of running an empty load with vinegar, and the food particle filter seems to be the kind that isn't removable. Whenever I run a load, there is enough left over particles on the dishes - especially the top shelf, that I either have to wash all the glasses by hand, or run at least one more cycle. I have a standard size hotpoint built-in dishwasher. Please let me know if there is a way to clean the filter, or an alternative method so that the dishes are a


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Dishwasher, nautilus, doesn't spray water out the top arm? I'm haivng to wash dishes 2 times, and still no better results. I've tried opening the door fast during a water cycle to see which is the problem - can only figure it is the upper arm, the lower arm seems to have water coming out, can't tell if the tower raises completely up.


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Kenmore dishwasher type 573-D, model 665.16034402. Items on top rack don't get washed. Items on bottom rack are washed fine. Appears top sprayer and maybe middle sprayer aren't getting water. At rear of washer, top rubber flapper valve (which feeds middle sprayer when top rack is in raised position) is stuck open, bottom flapper valve looks OK. We use top rack in raised position so this doesn't seem to be the problem.


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My dish washer is not washing the dishes on the top shelf and leaves a sand like residue on top of the cups and glasses. I have washed out the top spraying arm and washed the dish washer out with vinegar.


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I just bought a used Kenmore standalone dishwasher and ran it for the first time. The dishes on the top did not get clean and the soap did not come out of the closed soup dish. at one point I took a shower and was wondering if that might have influenced the water pressure enough to cause the problem. Is the soap supposed to open during the wash and could the poor water pressure prevent the top shelf from getting properly washed?


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I had renters in my home and they lowered the top rack and now I do not know how to raise it back up. It is so low my plates do not even fit in the bottwom! How do I raise the top rack?


Look on the sides of the upper rack, if you see tabs press them in while lifting the rack. If you see no tabs look at the side rails, if you see 3 sets of wheels then pull the rack all the way out and set it on the next set of wheels. Good Luck ... Dishwashers

I have a Frigidaire dishwasher and there is not any water coming out of the top wash arm. There is good water pressure coming out of the lower washarm. I pulled out the dishwasher and can see the water going to the top washarm through the tube and it goes up very slowly. I took out the "check ball" below the lower washarm and it worked good. I put the "check ball" back in and ran the machine on "Upper Rack" and it still does not have any water coming out of the upper washarm. It doesn't seem lik


Hi\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012Thanks for using FixYa. Please check that there is no gunk or mold\015\012behind the filter screen and under the cover at the bottom. N ... Frigidaire PLDB998A Built-in Dishwasher

Our Asko dishwasher no longer cleans the top shelf of dishes properly. Fine white and black grit is left on the dishes after every wash, and if there is any food residue on the dishes it does not come off. In addition, food residue that was not on the dishes to start with is being thrown up onto the top shelf and doesn't clean off the dishes. The control unit was replaced 2 months ago at vast expense, and this problem only arose following the repair. The only suggestion from Asko to fix the new


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TOP ARM HANGING DOWN-Dishwasher's working fine, problem is that the wash arm/spray thing at top is lower than it used to be, we only noticed because when pulling out the top rack the top arm/spray thing at top gets hit by the rack. Work around has been lifting rack up at angle to get past this, but everyone at some point forgets to do this and we are worried eventually something will break. HELP???


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Water is leaking from the top of the top drawer, mainly on the right side of the top drawer. Is there an adjustment to raise the tub so that it would have an even seal to prevent the water from leaking. I noticed that the top drawer has a bigger gap on the right side or has more give-in/movemenet when the tub is lifted compare to the left side. This casue the flooding error at the end of the washing cycle.


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My lower rack will not clean bowls or cups and I have to be very careful how I place plates. The serviceman has been out twice and I have run vinegar through multiple times with no improvement. My top rack is working fine. I have tried running it on different settings and we have verified that the lower wash arm seems to be spinning. The temperature seems to be fine. Even glasses placed on the lower rack that weren't very dirty seem to have a scum in them when finished. Any ideas?


Hi, \012I have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife alsocomplained about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried invain to clean the things... Bought new spray arms online and installed them inminutes...now the thing works li ... Dishwashers

Good afternoon - I have a Whirlpool model LSR7233EQ0 washer. The washer works fine in regards to draining, filling, lower agitator works...however, the top agitator does not engage and almost sounds like grinding. However (I know you are not supposed to do this), when the machine is in the wash cycle, I push sideways on the top of the agitator and it then does engage and agitate. When I release pressure, the top agitator does not work. Thanks for your help, Michael


Whirlpool uses a split agitator design. The upper portion is called the auger, while the bottom is called the agitator. Between these components is a agitator cam assembly. This problem is commonly caused by worn agitator dogs or the agitator cam ass ... Dishwashers

I have a triton xl model @ gsd6200g00bb serial #va790400b. The dishes on the top rack are not getting clean. I have removed the top, and middle, and bottom arms cleaned calcium out of them. Removed the screen below the lower arm cleaned. The top and middle arms are still not spinning during wash cycles. Where do I go next?


Apart from the spray arms themselves there could be other reasons why the water is not getting up to the middle and top arms.\015\012\015\012The distribution circuit from the wash pump that feeds the arms could be blocked or the wash pump ... Dishwashers

I have sand in tall glasses when washed on the top shelf


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Beko dish washer Washes but top shelf dishes are full of grit like stuff


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Not sure if upper spray arm is working. Dishes on top shelf remain dirty. Lower arm works early in cycle but not top. Are they supposed to be working at the same time?


Something is blocking the extender from getting to top spayer arm. Push all drawers in and look to see if extender can be manually raised to arm. Slug buildup can effect a dishwasher also. clean with bleach and water. Pour bleach in the washer and ru ... Asko D1776 Built-in Dishwasher

The dishes are not getting clean on the lower rack even after several washes. What can be done?? The top rack comes out clean. It almost seems that the water flow on the lower rack is limited. Something as simple as coffee stains are not be rinsed off and there is a white film left on the dishes.


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New kenmore dishwasher and it is sitting too low there is a quarter inch at hole at the top of the dishwasher under the counter. It seems to be tight in the space; can we cut off the metal bracket that screws in under the counter. That way we can raise the dishwaster the quater inch. I think it is tight enough not to move around without the top screws. What is your opinion?


Hello,No do not remove this bracket. if you remove this bracket the dishwasher will tip forward when you ope the door!Why would you want to change anything by cutting a bracket? What is the matter with it!is your dishwasher doing so ... Dishwashers

We have a problem with a gritty residue on our dishes. Not sure what it is but it's worse on the top shelf. Almost a guarantee that the entire top rack has to be hand washed. Any suggestions would be great. Thank you.


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My Kenmore ultra wash quiet guard doesn't seem to be doing a very good job washing dishes, especially anything on the top shelf such as glasses. Sometimes after a whole cycle, their are still fingerprints on the glasses and scum on the bottom of coffee cups. Also it doesn't seem to use much of the detergent. I fll the dispenser about half full with liqid Cascade Complete and most of it is still there after the cycle is done. The inside of the door is also stained and dirty. I have looked at the


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I have a whirpool Quiet Partner III, and the top layer of glasses is not getting clean. I had a technichian out some time ago, and the problrem was caused by food debris trppaed in the filter in the wash module. He saud it was easy to clean that out, so I have removed the lower spray arm, but cannot undo the 4th screw that will allow me to take the grey round filter cover off to remove the food or paper debris. It is under the white flat pipe that delivers water to the wash module, and I cannot


I had same problem, would not clean well and fixed it. . I cracked open the door during wash cycle and used screwdriver to defeat the door lockout. The water from the bottom sprayer was only shooting half way to the top of dishwasher. To fix I remove ... Whirlpool Dishwashers

Dishes not washed properly. Have tried universal plus at 65deg, the water does not seem to get hot until it is in the main wash cycle. Used to use the universal cycle at 55deg with no problems. Also the dishes are still wet at the end particularly on the top shelf.


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