Latch on detergent dispenser was broken

ApplianceFrigidaire Dishwasher

Model

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Teresa From Phoenix, AZ

May 15, 2008

43 out of 46 people found this instruction helpful

Reading the instructions posted, I realized that I only needed to remove the two lower screws on the inside of the dishwasher door. The lower front panel then came off easily. I unplugged the power to the dishwasher. I then removed the six screws holding the dispenser in place, and when loose I unplugged the two wires (I used a flat blade screwdrive to pry them a bit then they slid off -- note the red one was inside, lighter one outside). I put the new part in, put in all but the left screw with the hook. I then plugged the wires in, and fastened the left screw with the hook positioned around the wires. I put the panel back on, fastenet the two screws that hold it in, and plugged the dishwasher back in. It's working beautifully. All in all it was about 20 minutes.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Detergent Dispenser Assembly with Cap (Now subbed to Detergent and Rinse Dispenser with Cap)

Part Number: PS1524979

$42.75
In Stock