How to Replace the Door Panel on a Dishwasher

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Accidents happen and the exterior of your dishwasher can bear the brunt of them. If your outer dishwasher panel is cracked, dented, or scratched up after various circumstances, you do not need to replace the whole appliance. Rather, the outer panel of the appliance can simply be replaced. Before attempting the repair, you will want to consult your owner’s manual …

Reasons Your Dishwasher Takes Forever to Fill

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A dishwasher can take between one to four hours to complete a cycle. For a normally working machine, typically the time depends on the settings. If you use sanitization or heavy wash cycles, it will take vastly longer than a simple rinse cycle or light wash. However, if you are using a light cycle and your dishwasher still takes four …

Replacing The Rollers On Your Dish Racks

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The dish racks in your dishwasher, not unlike your garage door, run on a system of rails and rollers. The rollers are designed to smoothly roll along the rails no matter how much weight is in the dish rack. This makes loading and unloading the dishwasher easily done. However, if those rollers become damaged, you will learn just how much …

How to Replace Your Maytag Dishwasher’s Middle Spray Arm When Your Dishes Aren’t Clean

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If the dishes on your upper dish rack aren’t getting clean, check the middle spray arm below the dish rack. It may have cracks or irremovable clogs in the jets. If that’s the case, order a new middle spray arm for your Maytag dishwasher (part #WPW10498900 for most dishwasher models) and follow these steps: 1. Unplug your dishwasher. Always unplug …

How to Replace Your Bosch Dishwasher’s Check Valve If the Dishes Won’t Get Cleaned

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If your dishes aren’t getting clean because wastewater keeps draining back into the dishwasher, the drain check valve may be broken. Order a replacement check valve with part #00611320 for most Bosch dishwasher models. Then unplug the appliance and follow these steps: 1. Open the drain sump. Remove the bottom access panel by removing the screws on either side. Lift …

How to Replace Broken Rails on Your Bosch Dishwasher’s Upper Dish Rack

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If your upper dish rack is getting harder and harder to slide out, replace the rails. These can become crooked or bent over time. Order replacement part #00669255 for a pair of rails that fit in your Bosch dishwasher. Then unplug your dishwasher and follow these installations steps: 1 Remove the old rails. Open the dishwasher and slide the upper dish …

How to Replace the Water Inlet Valve in Your Frigidaire Dishwasher

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The water inlet valve in your Frigidaire dishwasher model FGBD2438PF controls the water entering your appliance. A faulty valve can cause a number of issues, such as a dishwasher that won’t fill, or water leaking from underneath your appliance. To replace the water inlet valve in your dishwasher, follow the repair guide provided below. How to Replace the Water Inlet Valve in …

BSH Home Appliances Expands Recall of Dishwashers Due to Potential Fire Hazard

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BSH Home Appliances is one of the world’s largest producers of home appliances, and they manufacture major brands such as Bosch, Gaggenau, Kenmore Elite, and Thermador appliances. However, in recent years BSH has had to recall a large number of their dishwashers manufactured under these brands due to the potential that they could cause a fire. The recall, which was …

4 Dishwasher Repair Troubleshooting Tips

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Dishwashers help you save time and energy. You don’t have to choose between spending an hour pushing off sleep or having a sink full of dirty dishes in the morning anymore. However, even the best dishwashers encounter trouble sometimes. Here are some common problems you may experience with your dishwasher and what to do about them. Water Won’t Enter If …