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While not in operation dishwasher slowly fills up.

Kenmore Elite Dishwasher: Model 665.16952. While not in operation it slowly fills up. It appears to be a leak. Water comes in through a port on the left side of the dishwasher -- approximatly 6 inches from the bottom and 7 inches from the back. The water comes in at a very slow trickle, but enough to fill the bottom between uses. This just began to occur in the past week. To get rid of the water we have been pressing the cancel/drain button. We have run the dishwasher daily and the problem appears to be consistent -- occuring after each time we run the washer. The washer is 4+ years old and we have never had any other issues with it.

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