Having problems with your Maytag MDB5100A Dishwasher ?

I have tried many many dish soaps and rinse products. I paid 800 dollars for this dishwasher a month ago. And every time I use it, the dishes have food specks still on the dishes, and the water glasses all have spots no matter what soap or rinse products I have tried. i am at my wits end.rnwhat can be doing this????


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