Reservoir was leaking past the 0-ring and out the front of the door

ApplianceMaytag Dishwasher


Level of DifficultyA Bit Difficult

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers


Nov 01, 2007

5 out of 7 people found this instruction helpful

After removing the parts so I could get at the o-ring, I replaced the o-ring and restarted the dishwasher. Water was still getting past. Maybe has something to do with the difficulty of tightening around the short shoulder near the o-ring. To overcome the problem I applied a thin layer of Marine Goop under and over the o-ruing and reassembled the parts. Now no leaks.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Dispenser Latch Kit (Now subbed to Soap Cup Door Latch and Gasket)

Part Number: PS1960445

In Stock

Reservoir O-Ring (Now subbed to Reservoir O-Ring)

Part Number: PS2099435

In Stock