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Want to know how to remove the bottom wash arm.

I want to know how to remove the bottom wash arm. The plastic nut onto the arm just turns and doesn't come off. The plastic insert looks like it threads into the metal top on the wash arm. It would seem like it has been stripped and doesn't thread itself off. This has been apart numorous times before. Not by me , but by a service person.

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Insert a flat blade screwdriver and pop it out. Vitally

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