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Top shelf not getting clean

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The top shelf of my dishwasher does not get clean. Both bottom shelves clean good. What can I do to fix this problem?

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Ours did the same thing and needed the seals replaced where the racks plug in. The water wasn't getting up to the top rack because the seal was allowing water to squirt out f it.

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It sounds like the hose at the rear of the top shelf has come unconnected. Pull the top shelf out when the washer is empty and take a look. If the hose has come apart you should be able to push it back together. Good luck with it.

Posted on Jan 27, 2009

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