Question about Dishwashers
The handle has become loose but I don't see any allen screws to tighten. The owners manual and installation guide don't offer any help.
THIS IS THE SOLUTION!
I was having the same problem with my Monogram dishwasher and oven. Here's what to do. You must fully remove the handle from the appliance. Down the barrel of the standoff is a hex screw that, when tightened with an allen wrench, will draw the standoff tight to the handle again. There is no need to remove the end caps.
Posted on Nov 26, 2008
The solution from davidburroug is the one. The local appliance repair store told me I would have to buy a new handle! Thank goodness this solution appeared before I went to the expense.
Posted on Dec 05, 2008
Agree, this procedure works to tighten the main post to the door. What about the handle to the post? Again no allen screws present, but it apprears each end of the handle has a cap on it. How do you remove those caps to [hopefully] gain access to the bolt to tighten.
Posted on Oct 05, 2008
Im am going to try Solution 4, I was wondering about the two screws near the door latch. You neeed to get inside the front cover to tighten the standoffs down. What a crapy design..... it sounds like everyone has the same issue I do. GE sould change this design, and have a recall. Pisses me off............
Posted on Dec 17, 2009
You need to remove the front panel to tighten the handle mounting bolts from the inside. Open the dishwasher door and remove the phillips head screws from the inside of the front panel. The two phillips nearest the door latch only need to be loosened, not completely removed.
Posted on May 05, 2008
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that 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.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Aug 22, 2010 | Moen T2529 Monticello Single Handle...
Jul 11, 2009 | General Electric Profile PFSS2MIXSS...
Jun 07, 2009 | GE Monogram® ZBD6880NSS Stainless Steel...
Feb 13, 2009 | Kenmore Elite 22.4 cu. ft. Bottom Freezer...
Dec 20, 2008 | GE Profile PDW9880NSS Stainless Steel...
Dec 17, 2008 | GE 24 in. ZBD0710KSS Stainless Steel...
Mar 04, 2008 | GE Monogram ZGU48N4GHSS / ZGU48L4GHSS...
Jan 08, 2008 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator
Mar 23, 2018 | Dishwashers
2,008 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!