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Soap packets don't melt/disolve

Brand new dishwasher that has worked great for about 15 cycles now does not seem to melt the soap packets during the wash cycle. The ingoing water is run hot out of the sink prior to turning on the dishwasher so we know the water is hot.

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  • mrjlewis50 Nov 13, 2008

    I have the same problem but to make it worse, the plastic material is building up in my dishwasher and getting on my dishes. I worked for two hours cleaning my the debris off, and will never use the packets again.

    Jack

    Mesa Arizona

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Sounds as if you amy have a problem with the dispensor door not opening correctly perhaps opening at end of cycle when all water is already released.Ive seen that sometimes the "tabs" or "packets of detegent are too tall and interfere with normal opening of the latch mechanism. manufacture would reccommend using powder instead.

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