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KDI21A KitchenAid Dishwasher - Overview

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$3.71

Drip Bowl - 6"

This part has been substituted by the manufacturer and has a hole in the center. It no longer has a solid bottom.

$4.76

Door Catch Kit

This dryer door latch kit comes with one plastic door latch and one metal door strike.

$2.67

Single Lower Roller Axle

This is the axle only. Wheel is sold separately.

$2.84

Single Roller Wheel

Sold Individually.

$17.75

Rubber Water Delivery Tube

This rubber tube carries water from the upper spray arm manifold to the receiver of a dishwasher. This thin walled tube can become brittle over time and crack. If it does, it will ...

$24.27

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.

$40.72

Drip Bowl Kit - Light Gray

This is a kit of 4 drip bowls - Two 6" and two 8". All pans have holes in the bottom and they are light gray in color.

$133.87

Lower Dishrack Only

This lower dishrack does not include the rollers, axles or corner splash guards. The color of the rack is no longer blue, but light ice gray.

$27.08

Silverware Basket

It does not have a cover for any of the sections, but there is a handle at either end so that you can quickly and easily remove it from your dishwasher.

$25.54

Rinse Dispenser Cap

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replace roller axles, wheels and silverware basket

  • Customer: William from Washington DC
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 362 of 364 people found this instruction helpful
...popped out the old in with the new...could not have been easier! read more

Door wouldn't latch.

  • Customer: Melody from North Las Vegas NV
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 145 of 215 people found this instruction helpful
I can't believe I waited so long to find this part and do this. I got the package very fast, opened it, took the piece to my dryer and popped it into place with my fingers. It worked perfectly! this took all of two minutes and saved me from having to hold the dryer door closed with a stick. Thank you, thank you!!! read more

dryer door would not stay shut

  • Customer: Pam from Woodbridge VA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 69 of 69 people found this instruction helpful
This repair was a cinch. Pliers to pull out the metal piece and a screwdriver to pry out the 'catch' part in the door. Both replacement pieces went right in. I cannot believe how easy and CHEAP this fix was, and I'm so glad I found this site!! I figured I would have to call a repairman and pay big bucks, so I put it off, but the door was getting worse--s... read more