365-Day Hassle Free Return Policy!  ·  AppliancePartsPros.com
Washer PartsDryer PartsRefrigerator PartsDishwasher PartsRange & Oven PartsAll Appliance Parts

Author Topic: Cleaning a dish washer  (Read 315 times)

Offline theoldstoveguy

  • Technician
  • Member Since: Jan 2008
  • Posts: 1433
  • Country: us
    • Buy me a beer through paypal
Re: Cleaning a dish washer
« Reply #10 on: October 06, 2013, 05:42:01 PM »
Costco has both Tang and Country Time Lemonade for $6.00 for a LARGE container. Will last a long time using every day in dishwasher. Customers buy one in the summertime, drink the lemonade and when winter hits use the rest in the dishwasher.

Offline gscrandall

  • Technician
  • Member Since: Jul 2008
  • Posts: 98
Re: Cleaning a dish washer
« Reply #11 on: November 11, 2013, 10:59:06 PM »
 I see this problem all the time. if its real bad you have to pull the sump apart and start scrubbing and shopvac it up. then I run   citric acid. I tell them to throw away there large packaged old soap or generic soap or whatever and start using "finish" the individually packages ones with the red ball in the middle. Then use dishwasher magic occasionally as needed. I used to buy GE citric acid. Now I buy  pure citric acid powder bulk 5lbs on amazon. I keep it in my truck. I have a halfcup measure cup that I use to fill the dispenser and the rest in the bottom. it will shine the stainless right up.
« Last Edit: November 11, 2013, 11:01:56 PM by gscrandall »

Offline Wigwag

  • Technician
  • Member Since: Apr 2013
  • Posts: 8
  • Country: us
Re: Cleaning a dish washer
« Reply #12 on: June 29, 2014, 09:39:36 PM »
Unsweetened Lemon Koolaid works also.

 

Whirlpool Dish washer (Getting to chopper assemply)

Started by mbell1abf

Replies: 7
Views: 4654
Last post June 17, 2008, 07:17:30 PM
by mbell1abf
Frigidaire Dish washer stops mid cycle

Started by jimblackjim

Replies: 4
Views: 10282
Last post January 13, 2009, 10:22:57 AM
by RegUS_PatOff
kenmore dish washer 665.13119K701 noisy

Started by redrock

Replies: 7
Views: 2610
Last post April 25, 2012, 02:46:42 PM
by AJ
Dish washer will not fill

Started by stevek

Replies: 4
Views: 2219
Last post August 30, 2009, 10:40:55 AM
by stevek
Lg dish washer hybrid drying

Started by ianc435

Replies: 0
Views: 2032
Last post December 09, 2009, 05:39:03 PM
by ianc435
Whirlpool Dish Washer-How to test the thermostat

Started by LT30

Replies: 8
Views: 4631
Last post January 24, 2011, 03:38:05 PM
by LT30