If the bi metal is burned out it won t release the dispenser door. What i think happens is that dried up detergent sticks to the plastic around the opening of the dispenser.
To determine if the bi metal has burned out use a multimeter to test it for continuity.
Bosch dishwasher soap holder won t stay closed. Try turning it to another. The spring etc is fine but it just won t catch and stay put before the tablet is needed. A very effective fix if fix 1 didn t solve the problem to 100 there is another fix.
Bosch dishwasher won t stay closed an obvious reason that your dishwasher is not staying latched is because it has a broken bosch dishwasher door latch which you can replace with a manufacturer approved latch. Get the screwdriver us. In addition make sure that the dishwasher is getting enough water.
I tried all brands and they all work well. If the bi metal does not have continuity replace it. Bosch dishwasher soap dispenser sliding lid wont stay shut keeps sliding open any ideas.
Buy liquid dishwasher detergent i e. When the circulation pump works ok it spraying water in the dishwasher and when dispenser door will open water will wash out all detergent from the dispenser. Kung fu maintenance demonstrates how to fix a dishwasher detergent cup that will not latch or close by resetting the soap dish spring.
Our dishwasher is a bosch model she4ap06uc 06 but i assume this happens on most machines. About every six months the door of the dishwasher detergent dispenser that is supposed to open during the wash cycle starts sticking shut. My dishwasher is not a bosch but if the dial timer is not in the right position the soap dispenser will not latch closed.
Another cause why your dishwasher tablets are not dissolving in your bosch maytag or any other dishwasher is because the circulation pump being seized or jammed by something. Shame on you bosch this is clearly a product design flaw that could have been easily avoided fix 2. On the flip side a bosch dishwasher latch stuck closed may also mean the latch is broken and needs replacement.