Unit started only intermittently and then finally fail to start at all.

ApplianceKitchenAid Dishwasher


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Joseph From Gilroy, CA

Nov 28, 2009

6 out of 8 people found this instruction helpful

Unplugged unit from power source.Removed the screws fastening the interior panel to the door. Removed latch assembly from the door after disconnecting two wires to the microswitch. Removed microswitch from the latch assembly, then installed same microswitch in new latch assembly. Re-connected wires and re-installed latch assembly. Re-installed interior panel with screws. Re-connected unit to power source. Tested unit. Has started reliably ever since.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Door Latch

Part Number: PS886294

In Stock