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Removing Spots And Film - Frigidaire Dishwasher Use & Care Manual

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Vapor at Vent
Spilled rinse aid can cause foam and lead to
overflowing. Wipe up any spills with a damp
Check to see that dishwasher is level. (See
Installation Instructions).
Dishwasher Won't Run
Check to see if circuit breaker is tripped or if
a fuse is blown.
Make sure water supply is turned on.
Check to see if cycle is set correctly. (See
Operating Instructions).
Is dishwasher set for Delay Start Option?
Make sure door is closed and latched.
Dishwasher Won't Fill
Is water supply turned on?
Dishwasher Does Not Drain Properly
If unit is hooked up to a food waste disposer,
make sure the disposer is empty.
Check to see if the knockout plug has been
removed from inside the food waste disposer
Check to see if drain hose is kinked.
Make sure cycle is complete, not in a pause.
Dishwasher has an Odor
Soiled dishes left in dishwasher too long can
create an odor. Use Rinse Only cycle.
There will be a "new" smell when first
installed. This is normal.
Check to see if unit is draining properly. (See
Dishwasher Does Not Drain Properly).
Stains on Tub Interior
Washing large amounts of dishware with
tomato based soil can cause a pink/orange
appearance. This will not affect performance
and will gradually fade over time. Pre-rinsing
or using the Rinse Only cycle will reduce the
chance of staining. Using air dry option will
lessen staining.

Removing Spots and Film

Hard water can cause lime deposit buildup on the
interior of the dishwasher. Dishes and glasses
may also get spots and film for a number of
reasons. (See Glassware/Flatware Spotted or
Cloudy section). To remove buildup, and film,
clean using the following instructions:
Load clean dishes and glasses in normal
manner. Do not load any metal utensils or
Do not add detergent.
Select the NORMAL WASH cycle. Press
START/CANCEL pad. Close and latch the
Allow dishwasher to run until it starts the
second water fill (approximately 10 minutes).
Unlatch an and open door and pour 2 cups of
white vinegar into the bottom of dishwasher.
Close and latch door and allow cycle to finish.


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