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Dishwasher is going on 3.5 yrs old, it worked well for the 1st year but for the last year & half it has been leaving gritty residue on all the dishes. To the point, dishes are being hand washed to remove residue. Switch from a power to a liquid soap and use jet dry as a rinsing agent. Inside the tub, on the racks and the rubber gasket around the soap dispenser are all coated with white powdery residue. Water temp is good and all else seems to be working fine. Is this a filter issue? Manual does not provide instructions on how to clean the filter. Appreciate your input.

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The scum, film and white residueproblems have started since the reductionof phosphates in dishwasher detergents.

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