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Product Help | Whirlpool

Detergent Dispenser Lid will not Open or Close - Dishwasher

Are there obstructions causing the detergent dispenser to not open or close?

Check to make sure there is nothing obstructing the detergent dispenser lid from opening or closing. Too much powder detergent can cause the dispenser lid not to close all the way. 

Check for handles on pans, or other items (like wooden spoons) that may be blocking the dispenser door.


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