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Dishwasher is leaving food particles everywhere

When we bought the dishwasher a couple of years ago, we insisted on getting one that has some sort of food grinder in it (don't know what that's called). It's been washing fine until recently, The dishes get clean except there are food particles everywhere in the washer and on the dishes. So it gets the food off the dishes but the food doesn't go anywhere. Please let me know what I can do...thanks, Gena

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Re: dishwasher is leaving food particles everywhere

Dishwashers need cleaning too :) Take a look inside your dishwasher: Click here then click on PUMP AND MOTOR diagram on the left. Number 47 on that diagram is a filter. Make sure that filter is clean. Then, using a dishwasher cleaner (see below) run your dishwasher through the entire cycle on empty. This should help, post back if it doesn't. Dishwasher cleaners: 1. Vinegar - good cheap solution, if you don't mind the smell :). Dump a gallon inside an empty dishwasher tub and start up the regular wash cycle. 2. CLR - I've been told it works, but never tried myself 3. Dishwasher Magic - This stuff works pretty good. One bottle per use. Hope this helps, APP tech

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