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Dishwasher not cleaning well

Tablet dispenser tray does not seem to be opening during a wash cycle as their is a soapy residue still in the dispensing tray after a wash and the dishes are not always clean

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  • kaz61 Nov 19, 2007

    Have just bought this dishwasher second-hand.(not this model) is about 12 years old i think.. runs through the cycle fine(water heats)..but the powder dispenser hasn't opened at all..have cleaned around the edges...?

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2008

    I've checked the latch to the tray (put WD40) on it and it opens easily now. I tried a wash and again the dishwasher tablet was still in it's place so the dishes were washed in water only. This has happened on the last 3 washes.

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The detergent cup itself can become clogged with old dried detergent that prevents it from opening. Sometimes just cleaning the cup takes care of the problem. Good luck!

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