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6 yr old ge dishwasher. Water left in last filter tank (the

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6 yr old ge dishwasher. Water left in last filter tank (the one connected to the exit hose connected to garbage disposal). Is this residue normal? We seem to have a problem with smell coming from this puddle of water.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 5 years ago.

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there is always a bit of water in the bottom of the dish washer after the cycle is finished, this is normal to prevent the seals from drying out and leaking. tell her to get 3 bottle's of white vinegar and pour one in the bottom of the machine and run it with no dishes , then repeat until the smell goes away. thanks Bryan

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