Faucet connection leaking, door leaking

ApplianceMaytag Dishwasher

ModelDWC7400AAW

Level of DifficultyDifficult

Time to do repair1- 2 hours

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Pliers
Nutdriver
Screw drivers

James From Wharton, TX

Sep 17, 2007

22 out of 33 people found this instruction helpful

Use towels to catch water that spills from unit. Lay unit on side to expose bottom. Remove plastic retainers, rear wheels, and bottom cover. Disconnect inlet and discharge hoses. Tie pull cord onto each hose separately. Temporarily re-install rear wheels. Set uinit upright. Remove two star screws from underside of wooden top. Slide top forward to release and remove top. Remove tie strap holding hoses to inner bracket. Lay unit on side again and pull hoses out. Remove discharge hose first to allow removal of inlet hose from plastic housing on back of unit. Tie pull cords to new hoses. Pull new hoses into unit. Reconnect hoses. Turn unit upright. Replace tie strap on bracket with new hoses. Hoses are marked as to where they should be secured to the bracket. Replace top. Remove old door gasket by pulling from one end of gasket. Clean gasket groove. Push new gasket into place. Close door to seat gasket. Remove and replace faucet adapter kit. Run unit and check for leaks. Lay unit on side, remove rear wheels, replace bottom cover and plastic retainers, reinstall rear wheels.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Door Gasket (Black) (Now subbed to Door Gasket)

Part Number: PS2097160

$47.25
In Stock

USE WPL 903404 (Now subbed to Fill/Drain Hose Assembly)

Part Number: PS2097241

$62.47
In Stock

Faucet Adapter Kit (Now subbed to Faucet Adapter)

Part Number: PS3407202

$23.40
In Stock