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Silverware Basket - Gray

PartSelect Number PS2341016
Manufacturer Part Number 6-918873

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


Door Handle and Latch Assembly with Switches

PartSelect Number PS2180046
Manufacturer Part Number W10130694

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


Lower Wheel Assembly

PartSelect Number PS2100114
Manufacturer Part Number 99002780

Sold individually.


Docking Station with Flappers

PartSelect Number PS2340934
Manufacturer Part Number 6-917647

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.


Water Inlet Valve

PartSelect Number PS2365872
Manufacturer Part Number 6-920534

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.


Inner Door Foam Insulation Strip

PartSelect Number PS2177516
Manufacturer Part Number W10117748

Helps prevent leaking from the door area.


Wash Impeller

PartSelect Number PS2100007
Manufacturer Part Number 99002659

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


Accumulator Filter

PartSelect Number PS2341924
Manufacturer Part Number W10192799

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.


Rail Stop

PartSelect Number PS2363284
Manufacturer Part Number W10261227

This part is at the end of the rails to stop your dishrack from being pulled all the way out. They are sold separately.


Door Seal

PartSelect Number PS2099940
Manufacturer Part Number 99002588

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

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Broken latch handle

Customer: Walter from Tucson AZ
Difficulty: Really easy
Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
Tools Required: Screw drivers
474 of 473 people found this instruction helpful
The hardest thing was figuring out that you only need to purchase the latch handle because it only comes as a complete latch assembly, why they even list the latch assembly as a separate part in the parts list stupid. (you get the handle and latch already put together and it cost less than the latch assembly without the handle). Anyway all you need to do is ... read more

Door release latch handle was broken. The handle was deeply recessed into the door and the door was difficult to open.

Customer: Dave from Livonia MI
Difficulty: Really easy
Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
Tools Required:
464 of 462 people found this instruction helpful
Remove the 8 or 9 torx screws holding the inner and outer door assembly together (leave the bottom screws in), lift the old handle assembly out, transfer the switches to the new handle assembly, and reassemble door. read more

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:
375 of 379 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