Plastic Bottle Melted in Dishwasher

How do I remove a melted plastic water bottle from the bottom of a dishwasher?

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November 4, 20080 found this helpful

I've used a plastic spackling spatula. It was fairly easy and didn't harm the interior of the dishwasher.

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November 5, 20080 found this helpful

You can also use a hair dryer on low to melt the plastic just enough so it will be easier to scrape off. The answer given above is right on--use plastic with plastic, never metal!

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