The dishwasher is not cleaning the dishes well/soap is not dissolving. Soap properly dissolves if the water temperature is above 140 degrees. Try increasing the temperature on the water heater or run the faucet at the kitchen sink ... Water sprays or drains out of the air gap. This means there is a clog in the line between the air gap and the disposal. The hose under the sink can be removed very easily and the clog can be removed. Be ... The dishwasher leaks from the door. Liquid soap suds can cause leakage around the door. Switching to powder soap will solve this problem. If you have been using liquid soap, place a cup of vinegar ... The dishwasher will not drain. The dishwasher does not necessarily have a mechanical malfunction if it does not drain properly.