Having problems with your Whirlpool GU2400XTP Built-in Dishwasher ?

I have just moved into a home with a 1 year old Whirlpool Gold GU2400XTP Quiet Partner III. THE DISHES ARE NOT CLEAN, GLASSES HAVE WHITE SPOTS, SILVERWARE AND PLASTICWARE HAVE WHITE FILM. I am using "Cascade w/Dawn" packets and Jet Dry Turbo Dry. The inside of washer is immaculate, no white residue, heating element is dark, machine has hardly been used. Please help.


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Check your heating element..

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A bad heating element causes many problems in dishwashers…

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