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Soap dispencer not opening. Feels like spring broke

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Should be easy to check the spring. When the door is open does the dispenser door spring back? If not it may just be that the spring has come loose. Disconnect the power. Most dishwashers have screws down the door sides to remove the front panel. Gently remove it and check the spring hasn't just come off the dispenser

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