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My Frididaire Dishwasher Model FDB1250REC1 is discolored inside. Its a browninsh color and it has gotten on my Corningware dishes and stained some of them. I can get most of the color off the dishes if I scrub hard. I have run cleaners for the dishwasher thru and cleaned it temporarly. Do you think this is the soap I use, amount of soap or maybe the water. Not sure its the water cause there is another one on my water line that is not really having this problem. I always run hot water just before


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My Frididaire Dishwasher Model FDB1250REC1 is discolored inside. Its a browninsh color and it has gotten on my Corningware dishes and stained some of them. I can get most of the color off the dishes if I scrub hard. I have run cleaners for the dishwasher thru and cleaned it temporarly. Do you think this is the soap I use, amount of soap or maybe the water. Not sure its the water cause there is another one on my water line that is not really having this problem. I always run hot water just before


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