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Why are my dishes turning brown in the dishwasher?

Brown, red, and black stains can be seen on dishes and the dishwasher interior if iron or manganese is present in the water supply. A rust remover can be used to remove the discoloration. The detergent cups need to be filled with rust removal. Run a normal wash cycle when you set the controls.

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