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Not cleaning upper rack

Dishwasher runs fine. Took out the lower rack, ran a cycle with no dishes and in mid-cycle opened door and it appeared the upper spray bar was not spinning (like I thought it should). Removed upper spraybar assembly, checked for foreign matter in spray bar but all is clear.
Is there a seperate pump for the upper spray bar?
It appears that water is directed upward via a channel in the rear of washer and the upper spraybar has a type of grommet that plugs into channel when upper rack is slid in.
I'm stumped.
Thanks
Frank

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  • Anonymous Oct 11, 2008

    Dishes on the upper rack are not getting cleaned.

  • danobrien99 Nov 06, 2008

    Yep. Same problem. The upper spray wand doesn't spin in mine either. The dishes in the upper rack are coming out dirty.

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You'll need to clean the food chopper in the base. Make sure you've got a torx screwdriver.

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