DOOR WOULDN'T LATCH

ApplianceMaytag Dishwasher

ModelMDBH965AWS

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

HEATHER From BATH, NY

May 26, 2014

REPAIR WAS PRETTY EASY AFTER WATCHING THE DO IT YOURSELF VIDEO. IT TOOK US ABOUT 30 MINS TO TAKE DOOR OFF FROM DISHWASHER AND UNHOOK EVERYTHING & INSTALL THE NEW LATCH. HAD A MINOR PROBLEM-- THE DISHWASHER DOOR WAS ABLE TO SHUT & I RAN A CLEAN CYCLE BECAUSE IT HAD NOT BEEN USED IN A COUPLE OF MONTHS. THE NEXT TIME I WENT TO USE IT, THE DOOR WOULD NOT LATCH AGAIN- HAD TO TAKE IT APART AGAIN & RE-DO ALL OF THE STEPS. I THINK THAT IT IS BECAUSE THE ACTUAL PART DOESNT' HAVE IT'S OWN SCREWS- WHEN YOU SCREW THE DOOR BACK ON, THE SAME SCREWS ARE USED & IT WAS LOOSE. ALL IN ALL- I BELIEVE THAT THIS SAVES US A TON OF MONEY &NEXT TIME I NEED TO DO A REPAIR, I WILL ORDER MY PART FROM YOU AGAIN!

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Door Handle and Latch Assembly with Switches

Part Number: PS2180047

$24.44
In Stock