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MDBTT79AWQ Maytag Dishwasher - Overview

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$43.62

Heating Element - Element ONLY

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...

$40.32

Rear Convertible Tine Kit

$43.44

Float Switch Kit

Water that fills your dishwasher lifts this float, and when it reaches a certain level, it acts as a trigger for the float switch. The float triggers the switch to shut off, thereb...

$264.50

Lower Dishrack Kit

This kit includes the dishrack, flip tines, clips, wheels and silverware basket.

$122.26

Electronic Control Board

This part is also known as the "brains" of your appliance.

$5.70

Over-Pressure Filter with Cover

This part helps filter the debris that was missed by the lower filter. It is located inside the tub and is attached to the main manifold.

$8.29

Push Nut (Stainless)

Sold individually.

$28.78

Rack Adjuster Lever

$30.36

Small Items Silverware Basket

$7.00

Rack Adjuster Stabilizer

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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:
  • 445 of 455 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:
  • 366 of 369 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

Broken door operating handle (unit broke at the hinge)

  • Customer: Richard from Bridgewater, NJ
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 162 of 170 people found this instruction helpful
First - Make sure electricity to the dishwasher is turned off. Very important for there are exposed electrical connectors in the location where you will be making the repair. Second - removed the inner door liner. Removal is by unscrewing the tork screws around the perimeter of the assembly (when you take this inner door liner/cover be careful because the d... read more