How do you use Cascade Action Pack?

How do you use Cascade Action Pack?

Cascade Platinum ActionPacs™ are powerful enough to clean an entire load of dishes with up to 48-hour stuck-on food—with no pre-wash needed. To use, just place one dishwasher pod in the detergent chamber, close the dispenser door, and run your dishwasher as you normally would.

How does the soap dispenser work in a dishwasher?

The dishwasher soap dispenser is controlled by a spring-operated door latch. This mechanism is wired into the control board of your dishwasher. When the dishwasher’s cycle has reached the point where it needs to release soap, the control board sends a message to the soap dispenser that it’s time to pop open.

What is Cascade Action Pack?

Cascade ActionPacs power away greasy residue for sparkling dishes in one easy-to-use, premeasured pac. Formulated with built-in rinse aid action plus water softeners to help prevent hard water deposits on glasses, ActionPacs dissolve in your dishwasher to leave virtually no mess—only sparkling dishes.

Why is my dishwasher not using the pod?

Low Water Temperature The water in your dishwasher needs to be between 120 and 160ºF for the pods to dissolve. If the water doesn’t get to this temperature range, then the pods will not dissolve, and your dishwasher will not be able to operate correctly.

Where do you put dishwasher pods?

Detergent tablets should always be placed in the detergent dispenser compartment. If you’re placing the tablet at the bottom of the dishwasher it’s likely that it will dissolve too quickly, releasing the detergent during the prewash and leaving no detergent for the main wash cycle.

Where do I put dishwasher pods?

Place the pod in your dishwasher’s “normal Wash” or “Main Wash” compartment and close the lid. There is no need to puncture or open the pouch, as it will dissolve once the cycle starts.

Can you just throw a pod in the dishwasher?

Can You Just Throw a Pod in the Dishwasher? You can, but it’s not a great idea. Most dishwashers have a pre-rinse cycle before the detergent is released into the main washing cycle. We recommend always putting the pod in the detergent dispenser drawer.

Why won’t the soap dispenser open on my dishwasher?

The Most Common Reason Your Dishwasher Soap Dispenser Isn’t Opening. The dispenser may be blocked. Check to see if there’s detergent in the dispenser or on the bottom of the tub after the cycle. Tall items like cookie sheets and cutting boards placed in the lower rack can block the dispenser door.

How do you use a dishwasher pod?

How Do Pods Work in the Dishwasher? When you place the pod into the detergent dispenser drawer and turn on your appliance, the pod will drop into the bottom of the machine and dissolve in the hot water. Throughout the cycle, the detergent will spread around the dishwasher and clean your dishes.