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Maytag MDBH950AWB handle/latch failed.

A spring in the door handle seems to have failed.

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Replaced handle/latch unit. Killed power to the unit. Removed the inside door panel then unplugged the two switches on the latch. Removed old latch with broken handle (removing inside panel frees latch/handle). Installed new latch with handle reconnected the two switches, reinstalled inside door panel. Very simple. Note: Latches can be purchased with or without the handle. Less expensive to buy with the handle already installed on the latch.

Posted on Jun 25, 2009

  • ebonyace1 Jun 02, 2011

    i cannot remove the two switches from the broken handle. do i just pull them out or is there something i need to push to remove them?

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