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I have a relatively new 1.5 yr old GE dishwasher that is not

I have a relatively new 1.5 yr old GE dishwasher that is not using the soap we put into the door mounted dish. We run the full cycle and the soap is still in the dish area. We have used both hard and liquid soaps. Looking for adviceJA: Can you guesstimate how old your GE is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: 1.5 to 2 years and I do not know the model number now. I am not at homeJA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: Not sure. Would like to but not familiar with what may be wrongJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: We have been using it for about a year. It was installed by the builder of a new house. Feel like it should last a few years before problems.

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I put Dawn liquid soap in dishwasher when I meant to put

I put Dawn liquid soap in dishwasher when I meant to put cascade rinse in. Any way to get the dawn liquid out of dispenser?JA: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of your dishwasher? And have you run a diagnostic test cycle?Customer: 10 yr old Whirpool. need to find bulletin for the dwasherJA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: Whirpool 980 series. just want to get the soap out.JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: the dispenser has about 2 teaspoons of liquid dawn in it. is there a way I could use a sponge to get most of it out. And,what happens if I run the dishwasher>

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I have a fridgidare dishwasher that's throwing code i20 half

I have a fridgidare dishwasher that's throwing code i20 half way through the cycle. What is it exactly saying ? Are pressures too high or too low ?

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My dishwasher will not start. The buttons do not light up

My dishwasher will not start. The buttons do not light up when I push to start the wash cycle. When the door is closed there is a red picture of a lock.

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I have just installed a new Kitchenaid dishwasher. When we

I have just installed a new Kitchenaid dishwasher. When we run the cycle even with heat dry, the dishwasher is wet on the inside when we open it to take out the dishes. This does not seem normal.JA: Can you guesstimate how old your KitchenAid is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: It is brand new....manufactured in late 2015 or 2016. Model number is ***** Serial number is *****JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: I am asking if the condition I described is normal.JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: Just answer the question.

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I am receiving a message of E24 on my Bosch Dishwasher mode

I am receiving a message of E24 on my Bosch Dishwasher mode SHE3AR76C7/07 FC920400589.What does this mean?JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Bosch is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: The model is the number I typed above. It is about 5 years old. It is on the front a Silence plus DP50JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: Depends on what it isJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: It does not happen every time. It seems to come on in the middle of the cycle

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I had a signal that said F70 on my dishwasher. What should I

Hi, I had a signal that said F70 on my dishwasher. What should I do?JA: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of your dishwasher? And have you run a diagnostic test cycle?Customer: model G1470scvI mieleJA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: i have not run the diagnostic not sure how to do that if it's simpleJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: i don't think so it's making some buzzing noises now even though it's off maybe water draining?

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My dishwasher is flashing a clean code. What do I do now?

My dishwasher is flashing a clean code. What do I do now?JA: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of your dishwasher? And have you run a diagnostic test cycle?Customer: It's a Maytag. I'll have to pull it toget the model.JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: yesJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: How do I do diagnostic?

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My Miele dishwasher indicated it needed salt. What is this

My Miele dishwasher indicated it needed salt. What is this all about? I've had the appliance for over 12 years and have never put salt in it. No one ever told me any special salt was needed. Thank you for advising.JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Miele is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: 12 years. Model: G 892 SC Touchtronic Turbothermatic.JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: YesJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: There was water in the bottom after the last usage. Does that have anything to do re the need for salt?

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