A Kenmore Elite dishwasher is a great machine that gives great results but it is possible for you to experience problems with this dishwasher. Nobody likes to spend a lot of money on a machine that does not work properly but wait, before you have your machine replaced or repaired at another cost, keep in mind that it is not as if the machine has given up on you. Perhaps there is a minor flaw in the machine or all that you need is Kenmore elite dishwasher troubleshooting to get the machine going. Some of the most common problems faced by consumers are that their dishes are not cleaned properly with the Kenmore Elite dishwasher or that some of the dishes are damaged while the washer is running.
Sometimes you may come across a dishwasher that does not start running or if it does then it stops working in mid-cycle. While it is normal for a dishwasher to stop for a while in the middle of the cycle but it the problem persists then you can do two things. Make sure the door of the dishwasher is closed tightly and not opened for any reason, once the cycle has started. If there happens to be a power failure while the dishwasher was running, that could create a problem as well. The best thing to do is manually restart the machine.
If you find that your dishes, cups or glasses are being chipped off after every cycle then the problem usually lies with the way you stack your dishes. Your glasses should be arranged in a way that they do not touch each other and you need to be careful while taking out the racks because loading and unloading them improperly can chip off dishes as well. Sometimes the dished do not come out of the dishwasher as dry as they should be. This could be because of incorrect settings due to which the water does not drain. Alternatively, it could be because the dishwasher is overloaded. If you want all dishes and even plastic items to be dried properly, you can set the dishwasher to dry using heat rather than simply air.
Kenmore elite dishwasher troubleshooting for unusual voices while the machine is running could require you to clean out the wash module. Sometimes if a piece of cutlery or a cup had been left loose, it could be the one striking against everything else and producing a sound. Make sure the washer is properly loaded and the wash module is clean.