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Door gasket leaks at the bottom when spray nozzle goes on

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Happy new years,,i believe you mean when the recirulating pump comes on about 4 to 8 mintues into wash.....open door and fell if any lint stuck up there if so use a needle nose pliers to pull out..check the bellows or gasket around door and make sure your not ripped ,,or missing a peace...now this is cheaper than buying new gasket...unplug unit ..than remove door switch and put 1 washer on the back of each screw ,,but put washer on inside of unit between panel and door latch ...this will push latch back and make door come forward so to be tighter...im here,,onthejob

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