How do I fix the latch on my Kenmore dishwasher?

Why won’t my Kenmore dishwasher close?

Kenmore Dishwasher won’t latch If a hinge is bent or broken, replace it. If the door catch is not aligned properly, adjust it as necessary. If the door strike is broken, replace it. The door strike is not repairableif it is broken, you must replace it.

How do I reset my Kenmore dishwasher model 665?

A generic way to reset at Kenmore dishwasher is pressing the heated dry button then the normal wash button then again the heated dry then again the normal wash. After you press those four buttons in a row your dishwasher should begin a short 12 minutes test cycle during which the dishwasher will reset.

How do you tell if your dishwasher is broken?

5 Signs You Probably Need to Replace Your DishwasherYour dishes don’t come out hot.You see rust.The door doesn’t latch properly — or at all.It doesn’t drain properly.It isn’t energy efficient.