Author Topic: GE dishwasher leaves soap behind  (Read 3536 times)

Offline jtced

  • VIP Member
  • Member Since: Nov 2008
  • Posts: 2
GE dishwasher leaves soap behind
« on: November 05, 2008, 11:18:47 AM »
My dishwasher leaves behind soap on the dishes.  Sometimes it leaves food as well.  It seems worse on the dishes on the top rack.  It does fill with water.  Help!

Model GSD500x-66WB

Offline jtced

  • VIP Member
  • Member Since: Nov 2008
  • Posts: 2
Re: GE dishwasher leaves soap behind
« Reply #1 on: November 05, 2008, 11:36:53 AM »
Original poster here.  I just wanted to add that at times I see detergent in the cup still.  It is open, but there is dried detergent in it and I can see a line of detergent going down the door. 

Offline Mr. Fix-It

  • Technician
  • Member Since: Jan 2009
  • Posts: 352
Re: GE dishwasher leaves soap behind
« Reply #2 on: January 14, 2009, 08:32:25 AM »
Remove and inspect the upper spray arm it is likely clogged with debris and not spinning therefore not rinsing from the top down.

 

Dishwasher soap dispenser not operating to dispense detergent

Started by Bill

Replies: 1
Views: 1464
Last post May 29, 2009, 05:21:00 AM
by Repair-man
What removes baked on soap/calcium from dishwasher

Started by Rick52768

Replies: 4
Views: 2807
Last post November 06, 2009, 08:00:46 PM
by JWWebster
Dishwasher leaves water on dishes...will not dry.

Started by retseih

Replies: 8
Views: 8428
Last post November 27, 2012, 08:48:52 PM
by domain
dishwasher leaves water droplets on dishes after drying cycle

Started by viking351

Replies: 6
Views: 3085
Last post May 26, 2010, 07:37:48 PM
by viking351
Dishwasher Leaves White Film On Dishes

Started by ryan111

Replies: 18
Views: 22405
Last post June 28, 2012, 12:08:35 AM
by nolazach
Whirlpool W10073320 dishwasher, soap door not opening

Started by Mike23

Replies: 6
Views: 1756
Last post November 17, 2011, 01:02:37 PM
by Mike23