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Bush dishwasher 3 sided door seal keeps coming loose when you pull out the shelfs

The three sided door seal gets dragged out of its slot by the shelves when you pull them out to load the dishwasher. Is it a case of using a glue to secure the seal and if so what would you recommend.

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SOURCE: My frigidaire dishwasher leaks from the bottom

One possible solution to your problem could be as follows... Could have been little regular soap or something put in that made it suds up causing it to leak out of the front and sometimes not to drain all water out. Pouring vegetable oil into the dish washer tub will remove the suds. After running vegetable oil for about 5 minutes, pour 2 cups of vinegar in to the tub and run it on the hottest longest cycle with no dishes in it. This will clean the residue out and what ever "gunk" may be in the internal parts. Use Only powder detergent. No gel and No tabs. These 2 cause a build-up over a period of time of use and reduce the performance of your machine. This should take care of your problem. Also could have a bad door seal. Check for any tares in the gasket.

Posted on Apr 11, 2009

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SOURCE: door still leaks after replacing bottom seal

the bottom seal isn't actually a seal, rather it serves as a splashguard. I had the same problem with the same model and started by replacing what I thought was a seal located at the bottom of the door.
Check if the screws on the top half of the pump (located under the lower spray arm which needs removed first) have become loose. The screws were barely in the threads which caused a stream of water towards the door and leaked between the splashguard and bottom edge of the tub and onto the floor.0d084cc.jpg

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SOURCE: The top shelf on my 3 shelf dishwasher tends to

The problem is hard water. There is a new product out called the dishwasher filtration system. It filters the water before it enters your dishwasher. It works amazing and has a money back guarantee. You will love the way your dishes look after the first load. It is also very affordable (like 70 bucks). Go to to find out more info. Hard water can also cause blockage in the spray arms.

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Posted on Oct 29, 2009

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SOURCE: top shelf not getting clean

Ours did the same thing and needed the seals replaced where the racks plug in. The water wasn't getting up to the top rack because the seal was allowing water to squirt out f it.

Posted on Dec 21, 2009

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