Question about GE Dishwashers
I have the same problem and sherrylee above: small black flecks all over my clean dishes and the inside of the machine. This is a NEW problem. I would appreciate any advice. I am doing nothing new re water temperature, loading, etc.I intend to try washing the machine with vinegar, but am not hopeful. One of my racks has lost about an inch of plastic coating, so metal shows through, but I don't think this is enough to produce the black flecks. But could it be the problem? Help would be appreciated.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: dishes not getting clean
brittgee, there has been a number of service flashes on this model. One that has to do with the upper spray arm assy. Complaint is poor washability; gritty glasses, food redeposited on glasses, especially in the corners. They redesigned the upper spray arm to improve water spray to all corners of the upper rack. The new part number is 8269022. They also redesigned the third level spinner for more consistant rotation and better washability. This was also under a service flash. Part number.8193768. Other reasons for poor wash would be; low water temperature, rinse aid disp. not working, loading etc. Catriver...post back.
Posted on Nov 25, 2006
The top rack is not cleaning because of low water pressure from the wash motor to the upper spray arm.
Assuming the top spray arms are clear of debris, remove the lower spray arm to access the wash motor. Remove the 4 torx screws and the filter (accumulator assembly). Remove the torx screw and the inlet protector that covers the chopper assembly. Make sure the chopper is not broken (broken chopper will fill with debris and block water flow). While holding the chopper blade, reach inside the "D" shaped opening on top of the motor and spin the wheel/motor by hand in each direction to make sure either the chopper gear or the motor gear that drives the chopper is not broken. Replace the chopper if necessary . If the motor gear is broken, replace the sump and motor assembly . Remove any debris from the sump area in the process.
You don't have to shut the power off to the dishwasher because the door will be open, but if you feel more comfortable, do so.
Posted on Mar 18, 2009
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