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Grinding The situation: I have had my Whirlpool DU915PWPB1 for 2 1/2 years, it isn't the greatest dishwasher but does the job good enough. Recently, the water will fill, the washing cycle will run but then when that part stops it goes into a whirring that seems like a motor is going but nothing is moving. I have removed the Filter Modual in an attempt to find out what the grinding would be. There doesn't seem to have anything in the way or under the filter. I have ascertained that the grinding is coming from the "chopper kit" rubbing up against the "Perforated Plate". It is not going in a different place I am wondering why, if it's in the correct spot, is it grinding up againse the plate. I have moved nothing.

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Noise probably not from there when reassembled the plate will not be direct contact with screen noise is probably from wash motor itself..suggest checking owners manual for warranty info

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