How often should you clean your dishwasher filter?
In general, cleaning your dishwasher’s filter every three to six months can help keep your appliance running at peak performance. How often you should clean your filter depends on a variety of factors, such as the type of filter you have, how frequently you use your dishwasher and how much debris the appliance takes on.
Cleaning your dishwasher filter on a regular basis can help your dishwasher perform at its best, load after load. The table below offers helpful recommendations you can use as guidance for establishing your own filter cleaning schedule.