Question about KitchenAid 24 in. KUDP02FR Built-in Dishwasher

1 Answer

Almost everytime when i run the dishwasher, I open the door and it smells like rotten eggs. What could the problem be?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that hasĀ over 500 points.

    Champion:

    An expert who has answered 200 questions.

  • Expert
  • 250 Answers

A lot of times there is dirt/food junk stuck in the rubber seal along the door. Try washing that off with a qtip or something. Also check your filter on the machine it is usually under the impellar arms and may require you to take off a few screws to get to it. if you aren't up to that try running a load with a 1/2 cup of vinegar and see if that will clean it

Posted on Dec 29, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Dodge Ram not idling and stalling


run fault codes as the lack of rotten eggs smell is an indication that the cat converter is not functioning.

Dec 22, 2013 | Dodge Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Car runs ok, but gets hot and rotten egg smell comes out of the exhaust


If car runs okay with egg smell, its normal and working the way it should, if car is running poorly and the rotten egg smell has gotten worse, its a sign that your exhaust catalytic converter will need to be replaced. good luck!

Aug 12, 2011 | 2001 Oldsmobile Alero

2 Answers

I wash the DW with finish DW cleaner.All items smell rotten eggs


Try running a wash with a couple of caps of baby sterilising fluid. If the d/w is connected directly to the sink, remove the spigot and check there aren't any blockages. I run a dishwasher cleaner thru my d/w every 3 months and every couple of week I will load the machine for a wash, add tab to dispenser and just after starting a 65 degree wash, I will open the door and tip in approx one capful of sterilising fluid.
Good luck
baby fluid also good as a sluice wash for your washing machine on 90 degrees (w/m empty, approx every 4 weeks).

Jul 08, 2010 | Bosch 24 in. SHV55M03GB Built-In...

2 Answers

My dishwasher smells like rotten eggs. Help!


Had a similar problem and started looking around inside the door. I tried to figure out how to remove the plastic air vent cover on the inside of the door (left side). I couldn't figure out how to remove it. So, we purchased a dishwasher cleaner at Lowe's ($4) and tired running it through the machine to see if it would correct the odor problem. It didn't. Somehow the "little lady" did manage to remove it (used a damn table knife of all things) twisted and popped the plastic air vent off. When it was removed she found the obvious problem, black foul smelling mold was growing under the plastic air vent that was radiating its terrible smell into the kitchen through the dishwasher door kitchen side vent . She cleaned the inside vent and the odor problem has left. I guess I'll never live this down, but I must admit that my wife solved the problem. Try this solution and see if it solves your problem. Let us know how you make out!

Humble Steve

Jun 27, 2010 | Whirlpool 24 in. ADP5966 Free-standing...

1 Answer

Smell in a new dishwasher


run bleach through it. if your on well water then this will happen often

Jun 22, 2009 | Jenn-Air 24 in. JDB1090AWS Stainless Steel...

1 Answer

Rotten egg smell / sink


Two different problems. Rotten egg smell is sulfer from the water supply, especially strong in heated water. Drain may need to be cabled out. 

Mar 12, 2009 | Plumbing

1 Answer

Bad Smell


start your dishwasher with no dishes in it.
Let in run until it takes on water and start washing.
Then open the door and pour in 8 oz of white vinegar and let it finish the cycle.
If this does not correct the smell...purchase the AFFRESH product and use that.

Mar 12, 2009 | Kenmore 24 in. 15932 Built-in Dishwasher

3 Answers

Rotten Egg Smell


Repair man told me this is common with front load washers. I was told to put Sunlight dish washing detergent (for dishwashers not hands) in the machine (about 1/2 cup) and do a hot wash with the machine empty.

Jan 21, 2007 | LG WM-1832C Front Load Washer

Not finding what you are looking for?
KitchenAid 24 in. KUDP02FR Built-in Dishwasher Logo

440 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top KitchenAid Dishwashers Experts

Mike

Level 3 Expert

4336 Answers

Cindy Wells

Level 3 Expert

5105 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75822 Answers

Are you a KitchenAid Dishwasher Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...