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Thor dishwasher door springs too tight and door wont stay open


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I have a Kitchenaid dishwasher model KUDV24SE. The "door open" light stays on. I have tested the switch on the door and it appears to be working. There is nothing blocking the door closing, the light just stays on which prevents the dishwasher from working. I am technically astute, just can't solve this problem (yet)..


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Kitchenaid model kudso3ctblo, Type 577-0 Ser. FU3202943 When the dishwasher is finished, the soap tablet is still inside the dispenser & the door is still closed. We can open the door by hand & see that the soap has not dissolved. We found a tiny spring on the floor last week. Is there a metal spring in the dispenser? Could this have broken off & now keeps the door from opening?


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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.


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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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I have a 3 year old stainless steel kitchen aide dishwasher. Recently when opening the door there was a loud "sprong" noise. There is now a cord hanging out the bottom of the door and the "spring" action that makes it easy to open a close is not working. The door opens "heavy" and will go to the full open position.


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My whirlpool dishwasher type 280-2 detergent door will not open during wash cycle. Yes the compartment, springs and door are thoroughly clean. Will not open if I just close the door and remains empty. I'm wondering if perhaps I knocked off some random part that makes it open. So please tell me how darn thing opens and perhaps a pic of the parts so I could see if ones missing. Thank you for any help offered for this, its driving me nuts.


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Soap dispenser The soap dispenser door does not open automatically as it should... stays closed throughout the cycle unless we stop the cycle, open the dishwasher door and then open the soap dispenser door any suggestions? This is a Maytag DWU 9200.


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The clean light on my Kitchenaid Dishwasher model KUD124SEBL4, stays on even after opening the door after w wash. Also 4 out of 5 time when you start the dishwasher no water turns on you have to cance


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Door springs DOOR WONT STAY SHUT HOW DO YOU LOCATE THE DOOR SPRINGS


If the door won't stay shut the issue is with the door catch not the door springs, But if you want to know where the door springs are you need to remove the outer cabinet of the dishwasher and you will see them on the lower sides. ... Zanussi Dishwashers

The door has always made a horrible noise that I could not get to go away (I shot some WD40 into all available places). I learned to live with the noise. NOW, the spring on the door has obviously broken. I am afraid someone will open the dishwasher and hurt a small child with the falling door! I see where you addressed the broken spring problem. Do you think I could fix the horrible noise at the same time? Do you think this is something my husband could fix?


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