Understanding Dishwasher Parts

Get familiar with your dishwasher’s parts and what they do.
Check your owner’s manual for model-specific information.

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1. Heating Element

Heats the water for washing and the air for drying

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2. Dispenser

Dispenses detergent and rinse aid at the optimal time during the cycle

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3. Touchpad

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4. Racks

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5. Spray Arms

Rotate as they blast water throughout the tub

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6. Door Latch

MAYTAG OWNERS: FIND YOUR DISHWASHER REPLACEMENT PARTS

Find the dishwasher replacement parts you need, or visit Maytag Product Help for more support with your dishwasher.

10 Year Limited Part Warranty

CLEANING WITH A DECADE OF DEPENDABILITY

All Maytag® dishwashers are backed by a 10-year limited parts warranty1 on the racks, chopper blade and stainless steel tub.

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