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8 year old maytag, clean lime build-up 2 times a year and all the spinning parts look clean and no wear but all of asudden the washer does not clean the dishes very well. Plenty of hot water, soap is dispenced, cleaned screan in bottom, don' really see anything out of place. what could the problem be?
In you case check the heating element first...
I have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife also complained about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried in vain to clean the things...
Bought new spray arms online and installed them in minutes...now the thing works like new...
However I have also found that if the heating element goes bad then that also can mess things up bad...
So I would buy new spray arms, and also check out the heating element to make sure it is working...
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8 year old maytag, clean lime build-up 2 times a year and all the spinning parts look clean and no wear but all of asudden the washer does not clean the dishes very well. Plenty of hot water, soap is dispenced, cleaned screan in bottom, don' really see anything out of place. what could the problem be? Thanks Rick L.
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