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Dishwasher and salt

I filled the salt dispenser with salt now things taste of salt when i use them, and the salt level has gone down to nearly empty

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Run a few times with nothing in the machine on full washes it may be that the salt you are using is not suitable for that machine also check that you have the machine plumbed into the hot water outlet.

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Posted on Feb 16, 2008

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