Latch handle broke

ApplianceMaytag Dishwasher

Model

Level of DifficultyA Bit Difficult

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools

John From Bethlehem, PA

Oct 21, 2008

1 out of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Removed the screws inside the dishwasher door. Switch assembly was then available to change out. The problem arose when I tried to remove the leads to the switches - I could not get them loose. I didn't want to break either the switches or the connectors from the leads, so I swapped out the old switches on the new latch and everything worked out ok.

Much easier this time - yes it's the second repair. The last time I bought the handle only - not a good idea. Saving $ 15.00 cost me an hour. Buy the entire switch assembly.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

USE WPL W10130695 (Now subbed to Door Handle and Latch Assembly with Switches)

Part Number: PS2180047

$23.96
In Stock