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Calcium/Lime Build-up on Dishwasher Heating Element

We just picked up a pre-owned Frigidaire 640 series dishwasher and the heating element is covered in crusty white calcium/lime build-up - or at least that's what it looks like to me.

How do I get this off?

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  • LPH AB Apr 27, 2010

    Thanks - Is the element easy to crack/break??

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You can clean the calcium/lime build up with CLR and a scotch brite pad.

Posted on Apr 27, 2010

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    Jyackle5 Apr 27, 2010

    No it will not crack or break easy

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