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PartSelect #:PS11740613
Manufacturer #:WP285655
The hose clamp is used to hold the water hose in place which will prevent the hose from leaking water. Sometimes the clamp may lose its ability to latch on, causing a leaking washe...
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PartSelect #:PS11747680
Manufacturer #:WP99002560
Water that fills your dishwasher lifts this float. When it reaches a certain level, the float triggers the float switch to shut off, thereby shutting off the flow of water into th...
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PartSelect #:PS11738342
Manufacturer #:WP1163839
10 - 16 x .375
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PartSelect #:PS2097055
Manufacturer #:901839
This assembly comes with bi-metal.
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PartSelect #:PS11746844
Manufacturer #:WP910654
$6.51
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PartSelect #:PS1660445
Manufacturer #:902247
An actuator connected to the timer is lifted by the cam and releases the detergent dispenser. There is a spring that holds the actuator tight against the cam, if the spring is bro...
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PartSelect #:PS11757545
Manufacturer #:WPY313561
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PartSelect #:PS1660137
Manufacturer #:900202
This part is found underneath the drain impeller and in the pump housing assembly of your dishwasher. Helps keep your dishwasher from leaking between the motor and the pump.
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PartSelect #:PS1660347
Manufacturer #:901108
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PartSelect #:PS2097000
Manufacturer #:901090
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Detergent Cup would not open during wash cycle

  • Customer: Robert from Taylor, MI
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 17 of 17 people found this instruction helpful
This repair is very simple. Partselect.com sells a repair kit for this problem that you can use but for simplicity the entire unit is not that much more. First remove the four outside lower philips head screws on the inside of your dishwasher door. Support outer door panel while removing screws. This will remove the outer door panel to gain access to the det... read more

Detergent Cup did not work

  • Customer: Reavis from Asheville, NC
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 6 of 6 people found this instruction helpful
I would recommend getting the entire unit. I could have replaced the electrical component only, but the other parts were deteriorating.

I removed the 4 screws in the lower side of the door and removed the front.

I lossened the 6 screws holding the detergent cup. This was done with a small hex wrench.

I replaced the dispense... read more

DIshes not getting clean. Cover of detergent cup sticking half way.

  • Customer: Paul from Summit, NJ
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 4 of 4 people found this instruction helpful
After nearly 20 years of use (and no service) my Maytag dishwasher stopped getting dishes clean. I called Maytag and they made me an appointment with a nearby service center. The Maytag person also suggested I do a run with an open container in the dishwasher filled with a couple of cups of white vinegar – since that dissolves the white scale buildup from ... read more