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Water is not reaching top spray arm.same problem about a year ago.took apart unit on bottom inside of dishwasher and removed build up;said it was because we have hard water.how can i fix it as it is of course out of warranty(17 mos old).

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You're going to have to take the unit apart and clean the build-up again. Since you have hard water, it's recommeded that you use tablets instead of gel or liquid detergent. If you get a water softener, you'll have to use liquid. Good luck and sorry to hear about the hard water. I have the same thing here and it's no fun. Good luck :)

Posted on Jul 16, 2009

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    You're going to have to take the unit apart and clean the build-up again. Since you have hard water, it's recommeded that you use tablets instead of gel or liquid detergent. If you get a water softener, you'll have to use liquid. Good luck and sorry to hear about the hard water. I have the same thing here and it's no fun. Good luck :)

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Is there a grease trap in the dishwasher .the water wont each the spay arms et all.i took it apart ,and underneat the dishwasher its like there is a big block of grease but i cant find how it open it,can you help me plz

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You have to take the unit apart inside at the bottom beneath the sprayer. Something is blocking the water inlet flow/inlet valve not allowing the dishwasher to fill with enough water to function properly. Mine had a handfull of food and debris. This is a simple job using only a screwdriver. Should take only 15 minutes. Wife is happy again

Posted on Jul 19, 2009

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