Having problems with your Whirlpool GU2700XTSB / GU2700XTSQ / GU2700XTST Built-in Dishwasher ?

I have a whirlpool GU2700XTSQ1 dishwasher. I have the typical top rack not cleaning problem. I have removed the rear washer tube that leads to the top sprayer, no clogs. Upper arm is clear, lower arm is clear. I also removed the lower cover, checked the chopper screen and inlet, no clogs. There is a screen inside that I cannot get to. It appears to have some sort of paper or cloth sticking through the screen with a 50% block. Perhaps a sticker or label from a dish. I see this screen when looking


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I have a whirlpool GU2700XTSQ1 dishwasher. I have the typical top rack not cleaning problem. I have removed the rear washer tube that leads to the top sprayer, no clogs. Upper arm is clear, lower arm is clear. I also removed the lower cover, checked the chopper screen and inlet, no clogs. There is a screen inside that I cannot get to. It appears to have some sort of paper or cloth sticking through the screen with a 50% block. Perhaps a sticker or label from a dish. I see this screen when looking


Hi, \012I have an older dishwasher also and recently mywife also complained about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I amtried in vain to clean the things... Bought new spray arms online and installedthem in minutes...now the thing works li ... Whirlpool GU2700XTSB / GU2700XTSQ / GU2700XTST Built-in Dishwasher

I have a triton xl model @ gsd6200g00bb serial #va790400b. The dishes on the top rack are not getting clean. I have removed the top, and middle, and bottom arms cleaned calcium out of them. Removed the screen below the lower arm cleaned. The top and middle arms are still not spinning during wash cycles. Where do I go next?


Apart from the spray arms themselves there could be other reasons why the water is not getting up to the middle and top arms.\015\012\015\012The distribution circuit from the wash pump that feeds the arms could be blocked or the wash pump ... Dishwashers

I have a GE Profile, GSD4930X73WW, dishwasher. The upper wash arm is not spraying well at all. I checked the water line from the pump to the upper arm and it's fine. I cleared the filters and cleaned the float. I also took the inlet valve off and cleaned the screen. Although the washer works better overall, the upper arm still does not work well. Nothing appears to be in the upper arm assy to clog water from spraying out. All seems clear from the turbid sensor (next to the pump) through t


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My dishwasher spray arms were clogged with calcium buildup so I cleaned one and replaced the other. I also removed the fixed disc-shaped device underneath the lower spray arm and found the particle filter was clogged- so I cleaned it out. The dishwasher ran fine for a few times but then the filter clogged again, and again, and again. Now I need to make a routine of disassembling the parts to get at the filter every week because the filter no longer clears itself during the wash and/or emptying c


You may want to check your hot water tank. It may need drained and cleaned, Or you may have the rod in the tank disintegrating. Also check you water faucet areators to see if they have calcium pieces too. ... Maytag Dishwashers

Miele dishwasher G2870 scm. There is an F14 fault. I have cleaned the arms removed the waste basket from the bottom of the dishwasher and removed the two parts one with the large metal ball to expose the plastic wheel clog. There does not appear to be a blockage. I also removed the top arm and cleaned that out. I don't know what other inlets to check as the guide does not tell me exactly what an F14 fault is but explains F11,12,13. Can you help?


F14 on your model of dishwasher is indicating a blockage, poor water\015\012pressure or could be a fault with the pump pressure level switch or\015\012circulation pump.Filter and non return valve is cleaned of any blockages and if the fau ... Dishwashers

I have a maytag MDB600AWW dishwasher. the top spray arm doesn't turn. it wouldn't even turn if i removed the to middle trays. I took the accumulator out and cleaned it. the fine mesh filters were clogged. unfortunately, birthday candles found their way into the machine sometime back. i cleared as much as i could. when i put it back together, the top arm would spin only when i had the 2 middle arms disconnected. It seemed there was an increase in pressure. i ran a diagnostics test and there were


First check to see if the washarm itself is clogged, if so clean it out.\015\012\015\012If the arm has a bearing it may be shot.\015\012\015\012You may have a clogged manifold on the output side of the pump. I sometimes run a ... Dishwashers

I can remove the lower spray arm in the Kenwood Elite 66517262401 but cannot remove the screen to clear out debris below which is preventing the machine functioning well. What is the solution?


Found a screwdriver which was able to remove the special screws fastening the screen. ... Dishwashers

Dishes all cloudy and spotty. Maytag Intellisense plus 1996 dishwasher. I have real hard water that leave white calcium build up. I can remove and clean all of the lower spray arms and filter. How do I remove top spray arm to remand remove deposits? The motor sounds good, hot water, fill ok. On the inside top of center of arm where it meets the center input connection there is gunk to remove. How do I get to it? remove arm? thanks


The problem is hard water. Go to www.dishwasherfilter.com. They have a new product out that solves this problem once and for all. It filters the water entering your d ... Danby 22 in. DDW399 Free-standing Dishwasher

How do I remove the main conduit on my GE Triton XL dishwasher? The cover inlet that traps food from going down the drain somehow came off and clogged up the drain. I got the drain cleared but cannot get the cover back on and need to move the main conduit (pipe connecting lower and upper arms) before I can get it on. Anyone know before I spend too much $ finding someone to fix it?


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I have a frigidaire dishwasher - model number PLDB998AC1. There are two spray arms in this dishwasher - lower and upper. The lower works fine but the upper spray arms are not spinning. There is what I think adequate water pressure coming in from the top but no movement on the upper spray arm. Here is what I know: 1) The water pressure and spray arms alternate between top and bottom. 2) The upper spray arm moves freely when I push it gently. 3) I have removed the pump and cleaned out an


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I have a Whirlpool GU2455.... dishwasher. Top spray arm is not spinning. Lower arm appears to be moving but slowly. Dishes on the top rack do not get cleaned. They are wetted, but the arm doesn't appear to be moving to allow all of the dishes to be cleaned.


Hi,\012\012\012\012\012I\012have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife also complained\012about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried in vain\012to clean the things... Bought new ... Whirlpool GU2400XTP Built-in Dishwasher

Lower spray arm no spray action, top arm is fine dishes come clean on top rack stay dirty on lower rack and appear to be completely dry


Take a tooth pick and clean the holes out of the lower spray arm and see if that helps ... Maytag 24 in. MDB8750AWS Jetclean II Built-in Dishwasher

On a GE Dishwasher Model GSD5200G00BB what is the procedure to remove the lower spray arm? I need to remove it so I can remove the screen covering the entire bottom of the dishwasher. There is a tremendous amout of mineral build-up in the dishwasher (under the referenced screen) that I want to remove.


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I have a whirlpool GU1200 dishwasher. There is a screen in the pump inlet which is located in a sump below the lower spray arm. It is getting plugged and needs to be cleaned, but I can't get the lower arm off. How do you remove the arm and shield to expose the screws to open the sump?


Hello....My name is Keith.....Please give me one moment while I bring up the parts drawings, and then I will start to address the issue.\015\012Thank You....\015\012 ... Whirlpool 24 in. GU1200XT Built-in Dishwasher

Upper spray arm is not turning and I don't think water is coming out. Dishes on top are not coming clean. Dishes on bottom are clean (as clean as they get with this dishwasher). How do I remove upper spray arm. Also I'm not sure how to remove lower dish rack to access upper spray arm. Any help appreicated. Kitchenaid model KUDP01FLSS5 Chris


Hi Chris,It sounds to me like a restriction in the pump. I put together some information here on cleaning it out. If you try these please give me some feedback as to if they help or not.Thanks! ... KitchenAid 34 in. KUDP01FLSS Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher

It appears that there is not enough water pressure through the sprayers to to wash food 'deposits' off the plates and dishes.We have well water and it has a some what high lime content so I suspact that there is some calcium / lime clogging in the machine. I thought of removing the pressure pump to see if that is clogged up but before doing this, have you any other sugestions(i.e run vinegar through the pump? ). The holes in the sprayer . rotating arms appear to be clean.The machine has been e


The water-inlet valve lets water enter the machine. Make sure it’s not clogged. There is a screen on the inside of the valve, this sometimes gets clogged up with debris. There is a video of this at ... Kenmore 24 in. 16032 Built-in Dishwasher

- the dishes and glassware on the top rack are not coming out clean - I checked the course strainer to see if it is being blocked but don't see any thing there - I also took out the spray arm that sprays up into the top rack and ran water through it with a hose - it also appears to be free of clogs. - I don't see the spray arm spinning when I open the door during the wash cycle - - lastly, it may be unrelated, but the dishes are not coming out of the washer as hot as they used to be any i


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I have a GE Dishwasher model #GSD4134Z02WW. I am trying to remove the lower spray arm. Mine is cracked. There are no screws or bolts holding the arm in the dishwasher that I can see. The new piece appears to have threads on it as to indicate that you would just screw it in place. The old piece doesn't screw/turn. How do I remove this piece?


Whack it with a block of wood and a hammer ... Dishwashers

I want to inspect filter on Whirlpool DU1055XTSS2, but can't seem to remove the lower wash arm assembly. The top of the lower spray arm hub just spins and spins.


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My KDI-21A Kitchenaid/Hobart dishwasher does not wash the top rack, but does fine on the bottom. It appears that water is not flowing to the top wash bar. Is is possible for only the top bar inlet to clog somehow? I've pulled the bar assembly itself and the main tube from the wall of the washer to the top wash bar is clear .


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Makes grinding noise.spray arm on top not moving. spray arm on bottom barely moving. grinds when draining too. removed and cleaned out holes in bottom spray arm, didn't help, but found piece of black plastic/porcelain with rust on it in the lower spray arm that looks like it may be part of a bushing?


Very possible that it is a fin off the impellers or could be a bushing ... Dishwashers

Clogged filter I have a Maytag JetClean EQ Plus (model number MDB9150AWS) and the filter under the lower arm is clogged and I don't know how to clean it. I can remove the filter, but it has several "windows" covered in mesh in which I can see debris, but I can't figure out how to open these "windows" to clean them. And how can I prevent the clogging to begin with?


Hi, The mesh does not open. You will need to GENTLY clean each section with running water. Are you using powder or liquid soap?The most common thing that plugs them is food particles. This unit is best served by pre-rinsing the dishes. The mess ... Maytag 24 in. MDB9150A Built-in Dishwasher

My Kitchen Aid KUDS01DJSS0 seems to have water going to the upper spray arm (I see water coming out of the unit just beneath the upper rack), but the pressure doesn't seem to be high enough to clean the upper rack. No evidence that water is coming out of the spray arm on the very top. Lower rack dishes seem to clean OK. I have already removed the whole upper spray arm assembly and inspected the flapper valves that the middle sprayer goes into. I suspect that it's not making good enough contac


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Remove the lower wash arm (1) by turning the nut (4) clockwise (right) lift the arm off, there is a bearing (3) (small thin plastic washer) under the arm, be sure not to loose it. Lift the tab on the back of the feed tube cap (2) and swing it to the right and lift up, this may need a bit of pressure to release it This is for my Whirlpool dishwasher DU1100XTP. I'm putting it back together and can't remember if the plastic washer goes on top or underneath the feed tube cap. Also how do I remo


This is not a tuff job plastic washer goes on top . and torx screws . you use a proper torx tip for the screw size . ( you can go to sears parts .com and put in model # and see a good break down of the wash arm s and t ... Dishwashers

GE Triton seems to lack pump pressure to rotate the wash arms.


1)please check the impeller nut is loose.\015\012\015\0122) please check the hose connected to the arm any block.\015\012 ... GE Tritonr XL GSD6260JCC Dishwasher
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