Question about Asko D1716 Built-in Dishwasher
The upper rack appears to be sticking in several postions and does not travel smoothly in and out.........it sometimes cannot be pulled out at all......
You have a bad bearing retainer. you will need to call an asko parts dealer and order 8 upper rack ball bearings, and two ball bearing guides (they are grey plastic and break over time, causing the rack to jam. To replace tham, you must take the upper rack out by turning the plastic retainers on the front of both rails 90 degrees towards the outside of the machine. The slide the whole basket out. Now look at the back of the rails inside the dishwasher. there shoul be 2 more grey plastic retainers with bumpers on them in the rear. These must be pried out wiht a screwdriver (be careful, have cut myself several times on this job till i figured out the best way to do it. cover the bottom hole in the dishwasher with a rag, as you are likely to drop the old bearings when you slide the rails out. Slide out both the rails. Put your new (or old if youve got all 8) ball bearings into the ball bearing holders, then put the holders into the rail thats attached to the dishwasher. slide the rails back in, andthen put all your retainers back in and your rack. you may have to slide the rack in and out a few times before it will center the bearings and work smoothly. Should cost you about $12 in parts. Good Luck!
Posted on Nov 06, 2007
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Mar 15, 2012 | Kenmore Dishwashers
Aug 05, 2011 | Lexmark C544dn Laser Printer
Dec 25, 2009 | Dishwashers
Oct 24, 2009 | 1993 Ford F150 SuperCab
May 03, 2009 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Wireless Controller
Apr 24, 2009 | Office Equipment & Supplies
Feb 14, 2009 | Whirlpool 24 in. GU3200XTP Built-in...
Sep 18, 2008 | KitchenAid 24 in. KUDS01FLBL Built-in...
Jun 11, 2014 | Asko D1716 Built-in Dishwasher
1,048 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!