Whenever I take the filter out, there is still water in that well below. My Whirlpool dishwasher wasn’t cleaning well, leaving lots of soapy residue on the glasses. I followed the instructions here for cleaning the filter, chopper, and everything from the bottom through to the arm on top. I was excited, I had heard such good things. I\'ve cleaned out our dishwasher machine, changed filter and so forth, but this is still very much a problem. asks from Mount Joy, PA on July 12, 2012 11 answers. JoAnn G. 3 years ago. Dishwasher Leaving White Chalky Residue - Help Please! Discussion in 'Appliances' started by adm001, 6 Feb 2007. The residue on the door and in the machine is as a result of the washing cycle is not working properly. I use it at least once daily, sometimes twice. I realize that I need to clean the filter monthly. Never looked back. I have never hated a dishwasher more than this thing! My dishwasher is leaving grainy stuff -- looks like sand and is brown/black -- on my dishes, especially inside the cups and glasses. Updated on July 18, 2012 H.G. Bosch - gritty residue on dishes. I disassembled the AEG a little bit and found grit even in the internal pipes. My dishwasher cleans the dishes on the bottom okay but not on the top rack. Never used gel in it BUT I never used the Eco cycle either. My Dishwasher Leaves Residue on Crockery, Cutlery & Glasses. When the powdery soap cakes up, it leaves that powdery film. The Bosch is ten years old now and cleans like a champ. I don't know what else I can do to erradicate this problem. Help! Use the same vinegar solution with plenty of hot water to clean the interior part of the dishwasher. I am at my wit's end. Then start the dishwasher. Check underneath them for caked soap. Fortunately, there are several ways to solve the residue problem so you can get back to relaxing while the dishwasher does the work for you. However, I've now used it again and it's back to usual making them all gritty. Most times I empty the dishwasher there is this browny, gritty residue in the bottom of glasses, mugs and bowls that have been on the top shelf so I end up hand washing them as putting them through again doesn't get rid of it. Remove the parts and clean them thoroughly. I moved into a house 9 months ago with a Bosch dishwasher. ALL glasses, for example, come out with this rim of residue both inside and around it on the outside. I tried this with dishwasher cleaner and a mug of vinegar on the top rack and the dishes came out slightly cleaner than usual with just a little grit the next load I did after that. If it's a gritty feeling residue then you've definitely got food stuff in the system. The dishwasher leaves my dishes, particularly flatware with a cloudy film and some of the dishes still have their food and/or a sandy deposit. Hi folks! Then, get a towel or brush and manually scrub the interior part of the dishwasher. I called Whirlpool and tech support said to run hot water to the kitchen sink until it was as hot as it will get from the hot water heater. This is more a preventive comment than a fix-it. My dishwasher is about 7 years old and has never given me any problems. It leaves little bits of grit stuck to the glasses and bowls. In reality, however, these appliances often leave an unsightly white residue on your dishes, forcing you to wash your (supposedly) clean glasses a second time before company comes. I have tried everything - vinegar rinse twice, the stuff you buy at the store to clean the dishwasher, changed dishwashing detergent, rinse the dishes real well - didn't rinse real well - every tactic fails. 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