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MDBS561AWB Maytag Dishwasher - Overview

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$15.54

Silverware Basket - Gray

This part has been redesigned by the manufacturer and is now a complete full basket with handle and covers.

$28.27

Door Handle and Latch Assembly with Switches

This part includes the black handle, latch and 2 switches. This part is a simple on/off mechanism that prohibits the dishwasher from operating when the door is open.

$3.91

Lower Wheel Assembly

Sold individually.

$22.09

Inner Door Foam Insulation Strip

Helps prevent leaking from the door area.

$18.71

Docking Station with Flappers

The docking station is located on the water supply tube at the far back. It provides water to the upper and middle spray arm and also includes the flappers.

$46.93

Water Inlet Valve

This water inlet valve should be located behind the lower kickplate panel in either the right or left corner. The attaching solenoids on the valve open and close according to the desired amount of water needed.

$16.95

Wash Impeller

This impeller rotates and is used to force water up through to the spray arm.

$25.09

Door Latch with Switches - NO Handle

This is the door latch and switches only. The handle is not included with this part.

$47.45

Door Seal

It provides a waterproof seal between the tub and the door.

$70.46

Accumulator Filter

This part is essential in your dishes getting clean during the wash cycle. If there is any debris or a tear in the filter, it can cause extra buildup and, therefore, causing dirty dishes.

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The utensil basket was old, bowed and the bottom was falling out.

  • Customer: Janet from Plano TX
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 370 of 374 people found this instruction helpful
I ordered a new replacement basket. The new one is a little different but it fits in the same place and takes up the same amount of room in the dishwasher. It looks very nice too. read more

2 broken wheels on basket

  • Customer: jeanne from waynesboro TN
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 362 of 364 people found this instruction helpful
unwrapped wheels ,pulled out drawer and easily put on new wheels...as we live way out in the boonies it was great to be able to order parts and have them delivered so fast...easy to fix.... read more

Latch handle broke due to Latch Assembly worn

  • Customer: Dennis from Austin TX
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
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  • 193 of 260 people found this instruction helpful
This repair was fairly quick and easy. The parts are much better made than the stock Maytag. The parts from PartSelect came lightening quick! Never used before, always Sears, but will ALWAYS use from now on!
So, first, make super sure all power is disconnected. Then take the torx and remove all the screws on interior front cover - the top center two... read more