Having problems with your Amana 24 in. ADB1200AW Built-In Dishwasher ?

Door Latch does not open door

\015 After a load is completed, the door latch lever fails to release the locked door. Door will open reluctantly if hard lateral pressure is applied to left side of door.\015

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I threw caution to the winds and removed the outer panel of the appliance. The plastic latching handle practically fell out--it was broken. Called all local parts suppliers--none had any parts in stock for this dishwasher. Called the manufacturer, who had a part listed on his computer at a distant location. Ordered it, paid for it, and was assured the part would be received within 2 days. Incidentally, you can't order just a replacement latching handle. It is included as part of a component.
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