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Siemens dishwasher does not wsh the dishes

This weekend the dishwasher stopped cleaning the dishes. The dishwasher sounds like it goes through all the cycles. It still beeps when done and when I open the door steam still comes out. But the dishes are still not clean. I took both the bottom and top washer bars out they were blocked I unblocked them. Today I washed another load and the dishes were not clean.

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I have an older dishwasher also and recently my wife also complained about it not cleaning right... so me being the man I am tried in vain to clean the things... Bought new spray arms online and installed them in minutes...now the thing works like new... However I have also found that if the heating element goes bad then that also can mess things up bad... So I would buy new spray arms, and also check out the heating element to make sure it is working... Here is a tip that will help you with the online buying...

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