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CANT USE FAIRLY NEW WHIRLPOOL STAINLESS DISHWASHER

HAVE TRIED TO USE, THIS APPLIANCE, OVER AND OVER, IT WILL WASH DISHES, BUT WHEN THE CYCLE, IS FINISHED, DISHES AND SILVERWARE, COME OUT WITH A STICKY FILM, SO HAVE TOWASH ENTIRE LOADS BY HAND, HAVE TRIED NUMEROUS WAYS, TO CLEAN OUT TH WASHER, BUT TO NO AVAIL, GETTING VERY TIRED OF WASHING, BY HAND WHEN THERE IS A FAIRLY NWEW DISHWASHER SITTING THERE HELP!!!!!!

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  • John Morganti May 11, 2010

    Are you using the type and amount of detergent and rinsing solution recommended by Whirlpool?  Do you have any water supply problems (hard water, iron, minerals) that might be causing the problem?

  • Dan Todd May 11, 2010

    If it is fairly new is it still under warranty?

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The problem is hard water. www.dishwasherfilter.com has a new product out that solves this problem once and for all. it filters the water going into the dishwasher removing the hard minerals that leave those spots. it is very affordable and guaranteed to work or your money back. you will love the way your dishes look.

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Check and inspect spray arms to see if they are clean especially at the ends there is a small hole at each end which needs to be clear to turn spray arm. Addition, Make sure water is sufficient in basin after fill.Well water could clock fill valve. Consider gel instead of powder if water is hard.Thank you

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