Having problems with your Whirlpool GU2400XTP Built-in Dishwasher ?

I accidentally put liquid detergent into the rinse compartment.


Answers :

Wipe down the rinse compartment, fill it with tap water and run as many empty cycles as it takes to flush out the improper additive.
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\015\012If you put Dawn or Joy type detergent rather than machine detergent it may take awhile but it works once the unwanted chemical is flushed out completley.
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\015\012Don't work to hard, let the machine do the work for you.
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