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Water leak???? I have a kenmore elite he4t model # 110.45996.404 and it seems to leak at the top of the washer were there is a seal which is # 19 on the parts catalog. I replaced the seal and it still leaks. I cannot find the replacement part for that. Any suggestions?? Thanks for your help.

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  • Eddie Oct 30, 2008

    Thanks aborcass. I bought that seal and it still leaks. I tried to buy the dispenser and they could not find the part number. It was not even listed in the parts book.

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Hey Abocrass thanks for your help I found the part on the pdf page you sent. I really do appreciate it. It was not the dispenser at all it was the dispenser tube that comes from the dispenser part # 8181718 it was found in the door and latch parts. I could not even believ that but I guess they would be right cause I guess it is part of the door. I will order that tomorrow and hope fully that fixes the problem. I see that there is no clips for this part. Weird but thanks. I really do not know how to change the rateing to excellent. Thanks once again.

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Umm the leak is coming from the seal within the front of dispensor??? i checked my partlook up and comes back as a seal( part number 8181747).. sears site has it listed as distrubution nozzle(mis marked)

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