door not closing opens in wash

ApplianceMaytag Washer

ModelMAH5500BWW

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers

Bryan From Minneapolis, MN

Aug 16, 2012

remove 4 dispencer screws I keep them in bleach cup. Remove 4 front panal screws. Remove front panal. Now with(5/16)nutdriver remove the top 2 screws. Lift and remove hold down bracket now lid will lift up. Inspect latch acembly take picther if necary to rember wire placement(note rout of yellow release cord)last 2 5/16 screws to remove latch attach wires and revers steps for a easy repair.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Door Latch Assembly

Part Number: PS2021156

$126.52
In Stock