General Electric Dishwasher Latches
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Fix Number FIX6447681
Manufacturer Part Number WD21X10490If your dishwasher door will not close or latch, or the machine will not start, you may need to replace the door latch. This genuine OEM replacement latch is meant to keep your dishwasher door closed while the machine operates, and if your latch is faulty your appliance may not work as intended. This is an easy repair that just requires a Phillips screwdriver, but you will need to pull the dishwasher out from underneath your counter to access the part. Since there is an electrical component involved, be sure to disconnect the power supply before beginning your repair. At this time, you should also inspect the door strike for damage, and replace that part if necessary.
Fix Number FIX8690622
Manufacturer Part Number WD13X10071This dishwasher latch strike is a manufacturer-approved replacement part for your appliance. The latch strike is an important component in your dishwasher door assembly, and adds an extra layer of security in keeping the door closed. This part may become damaged if the door has been opened during a wash cycle. It can also wear out over time. It is fairly easy to replace, simply pop out the old door strike using a screwdriver for leverage, and insert the new one.
Fix Number FIX1993857
Manufacturer Part Number WD12X10271This is a replacement interlock plunger for your dishwasher. The interlock plunger actuates the door latch switch, which allows the door to latch, which sends a signal to the electronic control board, indicating that the door is closed. If the plunger is damaged or missing, your door may not latch properly, and your dishwasher may not start. The plunger itself is a small piece of white plastic approximately 2 inches in length. You may also need to replace the spring in the door latch assembly while completing this repair. Be sure to disconnect power to the dishwasher before you begin this repair.
Fixes these symptoms
- Door latch failure
- Will Not Start
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Fix Number FIX259297
Manufacturer Part Number WD13X10007This part is the replacement latch handle for your dishwasher. It is made of black plastic and is approximately 5 inches by 1 inch. The latch handle is what allows you to open and lock the dishwasher door. If the latch handle is broken, you may not be able to open the door properly, and if the dishwasher door doesn't lock properly, the dishwasher will not be able to run. The main reason to replace the latch handle is if it is cracked or broken. This part is sold individually and is an OEM part from the manufacturer.