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Detergent holder wont spring open

\015 My whirlpool energy star dishwasher will not dispense the detergent. The latch is not broken it just won't flick open. What's wrong ?\015

Answers :

I suspect the spring is actually broken.
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\015\012You may be able to order a spring - but unfortunately may only be available as a complete unit.
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\015\012Try a replacement from Ebay if possible - otherwise order via appliance spares.
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\015\012Fairly easy to replace - but disconnect from power before attempting to remove door.
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