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Grit like residue after cycle finishes.

The dishes are clean, but there is always a gritty residue on the top rack of glasses. I sop up the remaining water left on the bottom of cups and glasses with a towel, but there will be grit on sides of glasses that dries onto them. The unit was in an 2005 model mfg home and was not used until November of 2007 when we purchased home.

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  • ddego28 Sep 01, 2008

    On my dishes after the cycle is don it leaves a residue es[cially on the glassed

  • Anonymous Nov 27, 2008

    I have the same problem!!! I wish I knew the answer.

  • fn3putts Nov 29, 2008

    I have the same problem. I took the "cover" in the bottom right hand corner off and found soap and food build up. I am cleaning that now to see if it helps.



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I had the same problem and it was fixed by switching dishwasher soap. We always used the same liquid soap for years and when this problem came out of the blue (about 8 months ago) I switched to Cascade action pacs with Dawn. It did the trick! No more residue since then. We now are having a problem with the dishwasher not draining (our unit is 8 years old), but the grit issue has been handled!

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