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Spray Arms won't rotate

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Our dishes are not getting clean anymore. Only the lower washarm rotates. The upper spray arm and the middle spray arm are not turning anymore. Is this a water pressure problem? We purchased our kitchen appliances Sept. 07 and our warranty is no longer in effect. Any ideas on how to get these spray arms to rotate?

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