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Dishwasher makes noise during drain cycle

My dishwasher just started making a "clacking" noise when emptying after the wash cycle and after the rinse cycle. Am wondering if it's the motor??

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This really isn't a solution, but I found info on Whirlpool's site that the noise could be caused by the disposer and food or something in it. They said to use it a few cycles and see if the noise goes away, so that's what I'm doing. I always rinse dishes before going into the dishwasher, so don't really think there could be food particles etc. causing the problem, but we'll see. Not anxious to pay for a possible solution unless through a repair person. Thanks for your reply.

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