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    D. Floyd Kolb Aug 27, 2010

    Hi,
    When my wife started complaining about her dishwasher not getting the top rack clean this is what I found and I wrote a tip about it...

    Dishwasher Spray Arms not Spinning
    http://www.fixya.com/support/r4817172-di...

    heatman101

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