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My Kitchen aid dishwasher soap dispenser wont open. It is a model KUDS230Y1


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You can go to sears parts direct.com and get price,part#,see a image of the part all by putting in the model #.If you cant change the dispenser yourself at least you will know to expect fror the part .then you can tell the repairman how much to change a dispenser? and get like 10 quote from ten companies who ever is the cheapest gets the job . let me know if i was helpful to you
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My Kitchen aid dishwasher soap dispenser wont open. It is a model KUDS230Y1


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