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MDB7100AWB Maytag Dishwasher - Instructions

All installation instructions for MDB7100AWB parts

These instructions have been submitted by other PartSelect customers and can help guide you through the dishwasher repair with useful information like difficulty of repair, length of repair, tools needed, and more.

All Instructions for the MDB7100AWB
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Bottom of basket was cracking and silverware were falling thru.

  • Customer: Nathan from brooklyn OH
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
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Please be aware the basket shown on this site is the original basket that came with the dishwasher. The basket they sent is not original. It is the dark grey basket found on every other site when searching for this item. You can save yourself some cash buying this non original basket from at least a half dozen other sites.

Rusted rack

  • Customer: Hank from La Habra CA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
The Whirlpool page had a link to a YouTube step by step instruction with pictures. The dish rack stop was very non intuitive - without the YouYube, it would have been impossible

Drain pump wouldn’t stop running.

  • Customer: steve from ramsey MN
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Eventually the Pump started making a lot of noise.
Replaced float switch, (Tells the pump to shut off when empty) initial problem fixed.
Pump running dry caused upper pump housing failure, replaced pump housing, no more noise.

Wife heard loud noise. She thought a helicopter was landing on the house.

  • Customer: Charles from Manchester TN
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
First, I went to the "partselect" web site and searched for "loud noise". The web site listed the probable cause and had a video about how to remove the discharge pump housing. I removed the housing and found it in two pices. Ordered the part and received it in 2 days. I had to watch the video again to make sure I replaced the parts in the correct order. Wife is now happy and that makes me happy. Thanks to "Partselect" for your help.

basket broken

  • Customer: William from Brockport PA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
out with the old in with the new

Dishwasher would not start

  • Customer: James from Valley City OH
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Replaced the door latch.

Top right hand wheel gadget needed to be replaced

  • Customer: SHIRLEY M. from WEYMOUTH MA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Watched video you have on the site.... also read the first person's description - both very helpful...since I am 75 y.o.and a woman got my chair to sit and did exactly step by step and actually did it! So happy I wouldnt have to buy a new dishwasher YET - Emailed my friends and said if and when they need wheel replaced I can do for them!!! Thanks for all the help on site.

grinding

  • Customer: Kelly from Muskegon MI
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
followed your video awesome site thanks

Water leaking out the front right corner

  • Customer: Jack from Las Cruces NM
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Replaced the inner door foam insulation strip and door gasket.I believe the "secret" is not to push the door gasket in all the way. Let the door find its own seat. Problem fixed.

Bottom rack wheel replacement

  • Customer: Teresa from Santa Fe NM
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
snapped it on to the rack shaft

Rusted bottom rack bowl/plate holder

  • Customer: Katherine from Grand Ledge MI
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Rusty part snapped out, new part snapped in! No tools, less than a minute from start to finish

Water leak around door

  • Customer: Donald from Ringgold GA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
This was as simple a repair as you will ever get, at least on a 16 year old Maytag like we have. Literally just take the old gasket out and put the new one in -- just make sure to look at the old gasket to ensure you are inserting the proper end of the new one into the channel, I almost put it in wrong, but then again I'm brain damaged where home repairs are concerned. The door is more difficult to close after I put the gasket in, so I may have to adjust the door closing mechanism just a tad.

leaking out of door

  • Customer: David from Manlius NY
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Great instructions, great service. But I have not yet made the repair.

leaky door

  • Customer: Randall from Tecumseh MI
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
plastic form inside dishwasher does not press into foam insulation strip hard enough to stop water from leaking. It is still leaking

Broken Detergent Lid in Dishwasher

  • Customer: Charles from Abilene TX
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
It was super simple, the web site was excellent in helping me purchase the proper parts, even when a slight error was made in my order(2 parts bags were ship that were empty)I contacted the service department an they immediately sent out the parts at no charge. I replaced the dishwasher cover in about 10 minutes. Probably saved a couple hundred dollar from a service call. Thank you.
All Instructions for the MDB7100AWB
751-765 of 850