Question about GE Nautilus 24" Built-in Dishwasher

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The soap packet doesn't dissolve, it remains intact at the bottom of the machine at the end of the cycle.

I place the dishwasher packet in the receptacle and close the cover. The cycle runs and the packet somehow ends up, unused, on the bottom of the dishwasher.

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Some brands of these soap packets need to be opened and the wrapper thrown away, they are not designed to dissolve. I think a dead give away is if the packet has printing on it, almost certainly it needs to be removed and the soap "block" placed in the unit.

Posted on Dec 02, 2009

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Don,t use those packets stay with powder or liquid dishwasher soap. the packets need a lot of heat to dissolve,.

Posted on May 29, 2009

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    Jimmy Brasel Oct 21, 2014

    We have used them for years with no problem. We've triedthe liquid but will not clean the dishes

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