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The dishes do not rinse properly--despite rinse

We have a 5 year old machine. Two years ago, it was completely rebuilt due to calcification build up in the hoses (we have very hard water and the machine had a heart attack). Since the repair, we have noticed the dishes just don't seem clean. They do not seem to rinse properly--despite rinse agent settings at max and switching from liquid to powdered detergent as recommended by a Bosch customer service rep.. The dishes just are not clean. How can we fix this?

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Run some calcium lime and scale remover throught the unit on an empty wash cycle just to get rid of any build up that may be there.
turn the rinse aid down to about half way.
also check the phosphours content of you washing agent.
there is a lot of factor involved with leaving film on the dishes, it could also be residual soap content that is sticking to your dishes.
reduce the amount of soap a little.does not matter if it is liquid or powder.
once every three months you need to run cleaner through the machine.
last thing but very important make sure the incoming water temp i no lowe rthan 120 degrees.

Posted on Jun 09, 2010

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