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I have a kenmore ultra wash model that has the to spinning nozzles (1 for each tray). The top nozzle does not spin and the dishes are not getting clean in the top rack and the silverware and some of the dishes are not getting clean in the bottom rack. Can you tell me what the problem could be?

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Please check whether the holes of upper arms are blocked with kink or debris. Clean the holes and check for any splits or leaks in spray arm and pump cover. You may also need to clean the filter module. Please refer the instructions to clean the filter module and to service other components inside the dishwasher--
Kenmore Dishwasher Filter module cleaning
Kenmore Dishwasher Component servicing
Hope this helps... If it does please do not forget to accept the solution or post back for assistance.

Daniel

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