Question about KitchenAid 24 in. KUDI01FLSS Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher
Hello Jodi, welcome to Fixya.
Based on your description what you`ve likey experienced is a broken door closer/link kit.
It is a fairly minor procedure to replace it/them. Slide the entire unit out from the cabinet a couple or three inches and you`ll see the plastic roller assembly and rope ( except yours is likey broke ) attached to the side.
**You`ll need to insure your connections will allow you to pull the unit out however, otherwise they - water, power, drain hose - must be disconnected to prevent any damage.**
If you have any reservation to performing this repair on your own please call in a qualified appliance technician.
The parts ( # 1059756 @ repairclinic ) come in a kit as I alluded to and will look like what I attached below...
These are available at most brick & mortar appliance part locations or on-line vendors such as "repairclinic.com" "searspartsdirect.com" or "apwagner.com" to name a few.
They range in price for around $20, or you can just purchase the rope/link seperately for about $4 part # 1159210 @ repairclinic.
I recommend replacing the entire kit, and check the spring itself...that is seperate from the kit ( # 830967 door spring @ repairclinic as well )
Hope that helps move you forward. Thank you for visiting "fixya" today.
Please take a moment and rate the solution provided here or a testimonial if you feel warranted.
Let me know if you require further assistance and good luck.
Posted on Jul 11, 2010
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:
Jan 10, 2016 | Dishwashers
Oct 31, 2015 | LG LDF6810ST Stainless Steel Built-in...
Mar 09, 2014 | Kenmore 24 in. 17482 / 17484 / 17489...
Mar 02, 2013 | LG LDF6810ST Stainless Steel Built-in...
Aug 13, 2011 | Dishwashers
Feb 26, 2010 | KitchenAid 24 in. KUDI01FLSS Stainless...
Jan 05, 2010 | Frigidaire PLD2855RFC Dishwasher
Nov 28, 2009 | LG Dishwashers
Mar 16, 2009 | Fisher and Paykel 24 in. DS603H SS...
Dec 14, 2008 | Amana 24 in. ADB2500AW Built-in Dishwasher
424 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: