Handle pivot cracked off, so DW would not lock closed

ApplianceKitchenAid Dishwasher


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Mark From Storrs, CT

May 22, 2010

1 out of 2 people found this instruction helpful

removed the top panel (6 screws), popped of the old handle, poppd on the new one, added the springs, and reassambled top panel. The nly thing that would have been easier is if the top panel did not need screws! Took 5 minutes to complete. Good self-service design.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Door Release Spring

Part Number: PS392963

In Stock

Latch Handle - Black (Now subbed to Door Handle)

Part Number: PS393129

In Stock