Need appliance parts? Call 877-803-7957 now or use the parts search box:

Parts Search

Lost with the new appliances? The Samurai teaches you Circuit Fu…

Click here to check out our structured, online appliance repair training courses for rookies and experienced techs.

FAQs | Repair Videos | Academy | Newsletter | Podcast | Contact

Stay connected with us...

Samurai on Facebook - become a fan today! Sign up for our free newsletter and keep up with all things Appliantology. Subscribe to our YouTube channel for lots of appliance repair tips and help! Follow the Samurai on Twitter and get timely morsels of Appliantological Wisdom! Subscribe to our MST Radio podcast to learn secrets of the trade.
szkarlr

Kenmore DW seal won't stay put

8 posts in this topic

It doesn't leak, but the seal on the Kenmore Elite DW keeps sticking to the door so that when the door is opened after a cycle the seal is partially pulled out. Annoying. Does the seal just need to be replaced, or is something else going on? The DW is only about 10 months old so it doesn't seem like the seal should be shot yet, eh? Thanks, Karl

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Need appliance parts? Call 877-803-7957 now!

model number ?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The model number is 665.13964K015 from the plate on the washer.  (The manual just lists 665.1396)...thx

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Are you talking about the gasket pushed into the channel around perimeter of the d/w cabinet:  http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Gasket/W10300924/1875876

Or the squared-off cabinet seal:  http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Door-Seal/W10179427/1546660

 

Post a photo or three if you're not sure.  Use an online image host and post the links here.

 

Is the dishwasher leaking?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Well, this would be the gasket pushed into the channel around perimeter of the d/w cabinet...thanks much!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

It doesn't leak, but the seal on the Kenmore Elite DW keeps sticking to the door so that when the door is opened after a cycle the seal is partially pulled out. Annoying. Does the seal just need to be replaced, or is something else going on? The DW is only about 10 months old so it doesn't seem like the seal should be shot yet, eh? Thanks, Karl

If you want it done right, buy the new gasket and install yourself. If you want it done cheaper, call and see if you are covered under warenty.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites