Replacing upper dishrack metal height adjuster rollers on Kenmore 665-series and Whirlpool dishwashers video
By Sears PartsDirect staff
Replacing a broken roller on an upper dishrack is a quick fix that will get the dishwasher rack moving smoothly again. This video is for Kenmore 665-series and Whirlpool dishwashers with a metal height adjuster on the upper dishrack.
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Remove the upper dishrack
Press the release tab and pull the rack stop off the inside track of the rail. If your dishwasher has different rack stops, follow the instructions in your owner’s manual.
Pull the dishrack out and set it upside down.
Replace the broken roller
Remove the screw from the broken wheel’s axle, then pull off the wheel and axle.
Insert the new wheel on the axle and attach it to the dishrack.
Reinstall the upper dishrack
Once the new roller is on, slide the wheels into the track rails and push the upper dishrack into the dishwasher. Reinstall the rack stops.