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Old 12-30-2008, 08:52 PM  
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Default Dishwasher sound .. not cleaning.

Thanks for looking at this.. found this forum from homebrewtalk

Our Dishwasher has not been cleaning right for a little while.. and is leaving some scum on our dishes.. I have tried the vinagar wash with no avail.

Here is a video of a crazy sound our dishwasher is making, but it has been making this sound since we moved in (may). Never really have had great results with the washer..

PVn4BuX_HlM via youtube

Thanks again for any ideas!



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Old 12-31-2008, 06:34 AM  
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could be a clog water inlet
could be a strainer retaining food particles
could be a bad cutter blade not digesting food particles
could be a water restriction inside the unit due to calcium build up
could be a pos for a dishwasher
could be a poorly positioned discharge hose w or w/o a check valve
could be all of the above, take your pick

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New construction? New kitchen or existing? Does the dishwasher drain? I had to knock out the plug from the disposal dishwasher attachment two times in my life. Of course they weren't draining at all.

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