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DP1040XTXQ6 Whirlpool Dishwasher - Overview

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$20.38

Chopper Assembly

This chopper assembly chops/minces the food particles to prevent clogging of the dishwasher pump.

$3.76

Rack Track Stop

Used for upper dishrack track.

$50.27

Door Gasket with Strike - Black

The gasket provides a seal between the tub and the door. The door strike serves as a mechanical actuator for door switch operation and provides door tension for proper seal.

$14.90

Rinse Aid Cap

$36.72

Heating Element

This dishwasher heating element is not designed to heat the water that enters it, but is designed to maintain the heat of the water that enters the dishwasher. It is located on the...

$52.70

Detergent and Rinse Aid Dispenser

This part releases the detergent and rinse aid into the dishwasher.

$37.22

Silverware Basket with Handle

$3.96

Rubber Washer

Sold individually. Used with the heating element.

$3.76

Spray Arm Seal

$23.40

Faucet Adapter

Used with some portable dishwashers and washers. NOTE: As per the factory, this is used for faucets with inside or outside threads. For female connection (outside) just remove the washers.

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Dishes on top rack of dishwasher were not being cleaned.

  • Customer: Bill from North Richland Hills TX
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers
  • 178 of 187 people found this instruction helpful
1) Remove top and bottom dish baskets from the dishwasher, this will give you room to work. To remove top basket there are clips at the end of the slide rails.
2) Remove lower spray arm by unscrewing plastic screw, it should only be hand tight.
3) In order to remove the strainer cover, you will need to remove the plastic tube that takes water to th... read more

dishwasher not draining after wash cycle

  • Customer: Andrew from Alexandria VA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 90 of 98 people found this instruction helpful
Caviat: The actual repair is less than 15 minutes, but I spent a lot of time playing with it before I figured out it was that easy and fast. You don't need to remove the dishwasher from the counter to do this. And it will probably help to look at the new part closely so you can understand where the retainer clip is to press it and release the old pump.
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dispenser didn't stay closed

  • Customer: Burt from Richardson TX
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 51 of 55 people found this instruction helpful
Ordered new part and installed it. I found a repair manual online and the replacement was pretty easy. I removed 8 screws that held the outer door and the dispenser was sitting there looking at me. I disconnected the solenoid, pried apart two clips and the old dispenser came right out. Reversed the process to install the new one. read more