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We have a GE Dishwasher, when it is in the washing mode, it makes a rumbling noise that is coming from the bottom 0f the machine. Can you help? Thanks

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Make sure your spray arms are not loose first.If it remains loud you may have something caught in the food shredder area that is making motor strain/rumble.Also make sure to look under the machine to see if anything(water line-Drain hose) is touching the motor which will sometimes make some unusual sounds.

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