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I have Kenmore dishwasher model XXX-XX-XXXX0 and there are

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I have Kenmore dishwasher model XXX-XX-XXXX0 and there are some bubbles in the bottom of the tub after it's done cleaning. It also has a little water in the sump. I haven't been filling the soap area full either. Can you help?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 4 years ago.
you have soap buildup in the machine what you need to do is get some white vinegar and put it in a cup standing up in the top rack, run the machine with no other dishes in it, let it run through a complete cycle, then do it again as many times as it takes to get rid of any extra soap buildup in the machine, the vinegar breaks up the soap, you may have to do this 3-4 times, the water in the bottom will go away after, there is always a little left in the bottom after a wash anyway, thanks Bryan
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

I did not get a reply back from the first advice. I asked previously if I should try draino in the dishwasher or garbage disposal since the advice did not work. Please advise.

thank you.

LORI

Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 4 years ago.
Bryan is off line right not but you do now want to use Draino in the dishwasher at all ,, go and buy some dishwasher magic and run it though the dishwasher and you just set it in the silverware basket and run the dishwasher and it will clear up the pump, spray arms and hoses ,, Draino will harm the unit ,, you can get it at home depot, lowes, sears and even walmart ,, accept for bryan if possible / thanks
Larry

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