Replacing the touch pad assembly on a Fisher Paykel dishwasher is simple. We know these dishwashers well and can answer any repair related question you may have. The first thing that needs to happen to replace the touch pad is to remove the front panel of the dishwasher. To remove the front panel, you’ll need a pair of needle nose pliers. Needle nose pliers work well to grab the center ridge of the plastic pin; just pull both pins out. The front panel on a both single and double drawer dishwasher slide down once the pins are removed. If you are still unsure how to remove the front panel click on the link below. You can watch a video that explains how to remove the drawers as well as the front panel
Now that the front is removed, the touch pad needs to be unplugged from the control board. Be sure the dishwasher is unplugged first before disconnecting any wires. Once the dishwasher is unplugged, disconnect the wire harness and the touch pad will slide to the left lifting off.
Fisher Paykel dishwasher are simple to repair. If you require further assistance after reading this article or watching the repair video, post your Fisher Paykel question in our forum.