Question about Maytag MDB7100AWB Dishwasher
Ho do I remove and clean the upper spray arm on a maytag jetclean dishwasher?
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
There is a plastic clip that holds the spray arm to the inlet line. This clip is in the center and has to be sqeazed together to release the arm.
Both upper and lower spray arms become clogged by different objects like paper, plastic, stems from fruits, etc... These are particles that cannot br dissolved be the detergents.
Posted on Jan 10, 2008
SOURCE: spray arm for Maytag dishwasher
altough you cant seperate them loosing hte little to nut will allow you to remve and alittle patience you'll be able to swish them around and through larger center mounting hole. the only other option is to replace the arm p/n 99002678 just under 20 bucks
Posted on Mar 16, 2008
Cleaning the filter was the right thing to try.
Since you don't see cracks/breaks on the spray arm and it appears that it is spinning freely, I doubt that replacing the spray arm will fix your problem.
If your dishwasher is several years old, your problem is likely a failing pump motor, but before you swap that out, check that the impeller is not damaged. Good Luck!
Posted on Apr 01, 2009
We have a dwu7400 so i'm not sure it is the same, but above the top arm you should see a serrated ring (looks a bit like a flower petal) and that should spin off and the arm should come with it. There's a snap that holds those pieces together that if you squeeze it with your fingers you can get it out. Just reverse that to put it back together.
Posted on Nov 08, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
May 07, 2015 | Maytag 24 in. MDB5600A Jetclean II...
May 26, 2012 | Maytag Dishwashers
May 26, 2010 | Maytag MDB9600A Jetclean II Built-in...
Mar 27, 2010 | Maytag Jetclean II MDB8551A Dishwasher
Feb 28, 2010 | Maytag Dishwashers
Aug 07, 2009 | Maytag MDB9600A Jetclean II Built-in...
Mar 15, 2009 | Maytag MDB9600A Jetclean II Built-in...
Jan 24, 2009 | Maytag 24 in. MDB8600AW Jetclean II...
Mar 11, 2008 | Dishwashers
Apr 07, 2007 | Maytag 24 in. MDB5600A Jetclean II...
520 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: