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Maytag bravos medb850wq0 door catch repair

The latch is loose and will not hold the door closed. how do i remove it and replace with a new one

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you will have to adjust the catch to line up and secure it ,
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Posted on Jan 27, 2009

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heres the aprt number for the "catch" , if you have a problem removing it i would simply push it into the door, it will fall to teh bottom , no need to worry about ti wont hurt nothin.. its meant to grab and snap into place as you push it into place, whichis why itdoesnt wnat to pull back out the same way W10111905

Posted on Jan 27, 2009

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I had the same problem and just fixed it. First, open the door and remove four screws, two are holding the door on and the other two are in the same place on the opposite side. Lift the door up and pull it out to remove it. Set it aside. Pull the front panel down. Admire all of the **** that has collected inside the dryer. Next, there are two dark colored metal clips holding the top down on the upper right and left. Remove the hex head screws holding these on. Wiggle them to release them and take them out. Now the lid will lift to reach the screws holding the fins on. Tighten as necessary. Now would be a good time to get the shopvac and clean the lint and junk out of the dryer. Reverse the process to put it back together. Problem solved!

Posted on May 26, 2009

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Posted on Oct 03, 2009

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SOURCE: Maytag bravos broken door latch

The best thing for you if you want to get a general idea of the machine, get your model number and go to apdepot.com Pick your brand and enter your model and you will get an illistrated breakdown part by part of the whole machine which will be very helpful.

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