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My maytag W10199645 is leaving gritty residue on my mugs & glasses. how can i troubleshoot this?

The dishes are not getting clean. it is usually a gritty residue in mugs & glasses & other items on the top shelf.

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Try using a dishwasher cleaner. You can get it at any supermarket that sells dishwasher soap.

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The sprayer arms may need replacing.

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SOURCE: grit like residue after cycle finishes.

I had the same problem and it was fixed by switching dishwasher soap. We always used the same liquid soap for years and when this problem came out of the blue (about 8 months ago) I switched to Cascade action pacs with Dawn. It did the trick! No more residue since then. We now are having a problem with the dishwasher not draining (our unit is 8 years old), but the grit issue has been handled!

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Although I previously posted with the same problem of a film on the dishes after cleaning, I did find a section in the owner's manual which solved my problem. Lift up the rinse aid cap on the inside door - the factory setting is on "4". The rinse aid works in conjunction with your local water, which has variations in it's hardness or softness. When your dishes are streaky, lower the rinse aid setting to 1 or 2. If your dishes are spotted, raise the rinse aid setting higher.

Posted on Feb 20, 2009

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SOURCE: I have maytag dishwasher leaves food residue

there is a filter on the inside bottom of the dishwasher check and clean it

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SOURCE: Maytag dishwasher Model # DWC4910AAW

msbcox -- Check for residue in the strainer under the lower washbar. Remove the lower dish rack. Strainer is under washbar. Sounds like it is not draining properly. Write back if you need more help. -- SWT

Posted on Aug 04, 2010

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