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The door is stuck closed on my Vulcan Dishlex 500 ECO Dishwasher. i have tried to lever it open with a spatula applying downward pressure on the internal latch w and simultaneously lifting the door upward...no joy... it simply wont open.


Hi just read your posting.What you need to do is to get a pointy small knife and put it between the door and frame and move it till you stop at the internal latch.Now lever the latch up and pull the door open.The part you need to change is the t shap ... Dishwashers

Hi I have a dishlex supreme model dishwasher and the door latch is broken and I cannot open the door to get into it to replace the latch. Anyone know any tricks on how to get the thing open? Thanks


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AEG Favorit 80820 dishwasher tablet door opens as soon as switched on and door closed. When you put the power on and select a wash and then close the door the small grey dishwasher tablet inside the door can be heard to open as soon as the door is closed. Normally this door remains closed until asked to opened automatically by the dishwasher at the correct point in the selected wash program.


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Maytag MDBH965AWQ I have a Maytag dishwasher model number MDBH965AWQ. A few weeks ago the clean and sanitized lights would not go off after the door had been left open for over 30 seconds. Then last week, the diswasher would shut off in mid cycle and all lights would turn off with water still in the dishwasher. Today, I noticed that I am able to open the dishwasher door while the dishwasher is running and it will continue to run like the door was never opened. Now it is starting to trip the brea


2 items in need of testing are the door switch - and the main controller board/timer unit.CLIC ... Maytag 24 in. MDBH965AW Built-in Dishwasher

I have a Fisher and Paykel Nautilus DW920 dishwasher. However, the door to the detergent dispenser does not open reliably every load -- usually I have to open the dishwasher door about 20 minutes into the load and open the soap dispenser myself. The catch on the dispenser will have released, but the dispenser door will not have sprung open. I am not sure exactly what the problem is -- the soap dispenser door simply seems a bit stiff in its holster. Given a little nudge, it springs open fine. I h


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Model MD89150Awq door latch is loose and the door is difficult to pull open. The door latch on the dishwasher seems very loose and opening the door is difficult - I have to pull very hard to unlatch the door to open the dishwasher.


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Close the Maytag dishwasher, cycle starts, but I noticed a leak! Dishwasher door can be opened by putting your fingers on the edge and pulling it open. Tried it again, door clicked, thought it was ok but still could open door with fingers. Emptied the washer, door locked. Put in a few dishes, same problem


Your problem appear to me like it come from your upper basket .\015\012pleas try 1st to ensure the basket goes inside\015\012untill the end it is important..\015\012 thank you ... GE Dishwashers

Dishwasher Normally, after the dishwasher cleans the load, it displays green light next to clean. Once the door is opened, the light goes off an dishwasher is ready for next load. But from few days, after opening the dishwasher door, the clean light does not go off, it remains lit. Dishwasher doe snot reset for next cycle. So, I have to go in the basement and trip the main power to dishwasher. That resets the dishwasher. This needs to be done before each cycle. Not sure how to resolve the issue.


Make sure that you do not open the door during the wash cycle. Wait until all the cycles \015\012are complete before opening the door. Especially don't open the door \015\012during the drying cycle. ... Dishwashers

I have a electrolux dishlex dishwasher that has a push rod door, How do I open it to repair it ? The rod has broken again :( All help greatly appreciated


I got a small flat head screwdriver and placed it between the door and the body of the dishwasher, I then got a bigger screwdriver and gently put it in the space created by the smaller driver and gently pushed down to release the door !!! ... Electrolux Dishwashers

I put the dishwashing detergent tablet in the holder. The cycle runs the green light comes on to let me know the cycle is completed. I open the door of the dishwasher and the tablet is still there in the holder the holder door has either never opened during the cycle or the holder door opened but the tablet is dry! What is going on? How can we fix this? Thanks!!


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Dishwasher Moffat Model MSC3504G02WW the door when open sits with a decided slant so that the bottom tray roller into the body of the dishwasher. I expect that I must take the door of and correct the problem from within. How do I get the door off and what could be jamming the door open? How do I fix it? george


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HI There, thanks for being willing to take my question. We have a 1 year-old White Avanti Dishwasher Model Model DW18/DW19PSS/DW181SS PROBLEM: detergent dispenser often does not fully open, leaving soap in the dispenser even thru the rinse cycle... it seems to get hung up on the upper rack. i can even hear the dispenser door pop open when i open the dishwasher after the cycle is complete, making me wonder if there is enough clearance for the dispenser door to flip completely open. THINGS I'V


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I have a gibson dishwasher, age unknown, that developed a problem with the soap dispenser. During the wash cycle the soap lid doesn't open until late and a gooey soap mess is left on the door. Any suggestions? the dispenser is always open when the dishwasher is finished however the detergent if liguid is a mess on the door and the closest dishes or if a block - still a block in the bottom of the dishwasher -


Run it a few times with a soap tablet in the cutlery basket. The door is just sticking and doing this normally cleans them up. ... GE Nautilus 24" Built-in Dishwasher

Opened door and unit did not have electrical power (lights did not come on either unit). Called serviceman. He stated there was no electricity to unit(s). Called electrican. He stated wiring to the dishwasher had power. Called serviceman again. He came out and dishwasher worked. He did nothing to it. I opened the door and the lights(buttons) came on. Unit worked for a few days and this morning, there was again, no power to the unit. What is likely wrong with this dishwasher?


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My husband removed the inner panel from the dishwasher door to see why the "door open" light was on after he changed the front panel from white to black. He shut the door without the inner panel and now we cannot open the dishwasher!


It would be helpful to have the full model number of the dishwasher.\015\012\015\012The trick would be to drag the dishwasher out from under the counter and open the foot plate and the spring assembly. Hopefully you may be able to lift th ... Kenmore Dishwashers

Have a Bosch shy56a05uc dishwasher that suddenly stopped working to a point. I believe it is related to the door latch switch, because I don't feel the door securely latch shut when I close it, and I also don't get any cycle lights or times registered on the LED readout. If I depress the on switch, the drain pump will start even with the door open, and, depending on how long I leave the switch on, water will start to fill in the dishwasher, open or not.


Does your dishwasher electronic control or mechanical timer? if mechanical timer, I encounter a similar problem n change the mechanical timer. that problem solved.\015\012\015\012Prince P ... Dishwashers

My Frigidaire fghd2433kf1 starting flashing PF occasionally. I would open and close the door and it would go away. It became more frequent until two days ago when the dishwasher stopped mid cycle and flashed PF. When I opened and closed the door, everything went dead and the dishwasher no longer works. It acts like it has no power coming into it. I checked the breakers and the wires connecting the power into the dishwasher. No luck. I replaced the control panel, but not the control board. It did


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The door spring must of came loose or broke off.The door falls open if you don't hold it as you open it. Before I start dismantling the dishwasher to repair this is it inside the door or on the side of the dishwasher.


You can probably change that from the underside Dave. But you may need to pull the unit out. It should be exposed from the side ... Jenn-Air JDB6510 Built-in Dishwasher

The dishwasher detergent is not dissolving. There is rinse aid in the dispenser - sometimes the door opens and the detergent comes out and sometimes it doesn't. If the detergent does come out then it is just sitting in the rack - should it drop to the bottom of the dishwasher? I have checked the door cleaned out around it to make sure the hook and release are working. I opened the door and the water is hot.


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Have the Kenmore Limited Edition dishwasher, model # 665.15892100. When dishwasher is running, you can hear the soap container flip open. However, @ end of washer's completion, and main door is opened, the soap is still in the container. Some has leaked out, but the majority is still in the container. Dishes are still dirty, so it appears that either there is no water to disperse the soap, or does the door really open? Any ideas?


Check the wash arms to see if food has not cloged the holes stopping water getting through\015\012if these are clean the machine may not have enough water entering machine\015\012also check how you stack machine ... Dishwashers

The powder door on my dishlex global 310 won't open during a cycle.


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My GE dishwasher's door is stuck shut ~ I'm assuming a broken latch. I was told to fix the latch, the dishwasher has to be taken out from under the counter top (in order to get the door open). My problem is: with the dishwasher door stuck shut, it's impossible to unscrew the dishwasher from the countertop... Any helpful hints? Pleeeeeeeease (all of my silverware is stuck INSIDE the locked dishwasher - LOL!)


Well I'll try to help you get this opened. I don't know how much space you have at the top side edge of the dishwasher. You need a long stiff rod like a metal clothes hanger straightened so it can reach from the side to a little past the dishwasher m ... GE Profile PDW9880NSS Stainless Steel Dishwasher

I have a fisher and paykel single door dishwasher model dw918 td. The other day its door spring collapsed and the door had a free fall. The dishwasher operated fine. But we have accidentally opened the door and let it free fall under its weight a few times. Last night the dishwasher began its cycle and stopped after 10 minutes - no beep, no alarm, display was fine. it just stopped. I opned and closed door a few times. Pressing the start/stop button only resulted in a beep but no action. I let


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