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I have a frigidaire ultra quite modle number fdb126rbs1 there is a a spout with a rubber flap on the end and it is shooting water out of it with a lot of presure?

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Hi, lilztheman


You said,
I have a Frigidaire ultra quite model number fdb126rbs1 there is a a spout with a rubber flap on the end and it is shooting water out of it with a lot of pressure?

And is the water inside your dishwasher and cleaning your dishes??
Please clarify what the problem is and what's wrong.
Where is it shooting pressured water too?

This dishwasher has the older tower type spray system inside the dishwasher.
It consists of a number of tower like tubes that fit one inside the other by the water pressure and they all are pushed up into each other to create a tower which sprays the dishes clean with high pressure water.
At the top of the tower is a plastic cap to direct the water with pressure in all directions!
Please tell me in detail what the problem is so I may suggest a solution.

Posted on Sep 18, 2008

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