Broken door latch

ApplianceMaytag Dishwasher


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers

Brian From Shirley, MA

Feb 28, 2012

I turned the power off to the dishwasher. I removed the door panel 11 star drive screws. Removed the latch assy and using a small pair of channel locks removed the safety switch electrical fittings one at a time and installed them in the new latch assy. The Latch assy I purchased from PartSelect fit perfectly. I reassembled the door and tested and it worked like a charm. BTW upon examination of the new latch ssy it appears more heavy duty than the original one I replaced so it may be the last time I replace this part

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Door Handle and Latch Assembly with Switches

Part Number: PS2180047

In Stock