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The vent that lets the steam escape has mildew.

The outer vent has mildew and I took q-tips and tried to clean it. The inner vent that is attached to the outer vent has mildew, too. The mildew is running down into my silverware basket. I've cleaned with cloth, sprayed cleaner in the vent and attempted to take the cover off. It has a slot and looks like it should come off but I had no luck removing it. Any ideas?

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SOURCE: Dishes not drying and mildew growing in dishwasher

I've been researching Whirlpool issues for awhile now and the solution would appear to be not to ever buy anothere Whirlpool appliance.

Most of the dishwasher they've put out have broken down in one way or another within the first 3 years. Some start fires. Lawsuits, website complaints, calls, letters, NOTHING seems to change their policy as to simply have one of their repair people come out and offer to fix it for nearly the cost of the unit.

This mildew issue is fairly common...ditch it. Get a new one. Avoid Whirlpool. Don't believe me? Try calling them to fix or replace it.

I sincerely hope it works out for you one way or the other.

Posted on Aug 02, 2008

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SOURCE: The dishes don't get clean

www.dishwasherfilter.com sells a filter that will solve this no problem. it removes hardness from your water before it enters your dishwasher. you will have crystal clear dishes after the first load. it is guaranteed to work or your money back. this will solve your problem.

Posted on Jul 26, 2009

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