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Whirlpool GU1100XLTQ1 dishwasher, 4 years old is leaking water during cycle. I cannot see exactly what is leaking by looking up through the acess panel in front...there are what appear to be plastic support ribs for the tub and water is leaking through several of them to the left of what appears to be the motor in the center...please help! I don't think I can run the washer and tilt it back at the same time as the water supply line only allows me to pull it out just enough to clear the counter top.

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  • watermanmike Apr 19, 2009

    I have the same problem with the same dishwasher, also 4 years old. I took apart the internal spray arm assembly and found two plastic o-rings that were very coroded and worn. I will try replacing them to see if it solves the problem. I also found out how to disconnect the motor/pump assembly from the bottom of the dishwasher to inspect the main gasket, but it appears to be in good shape. It also looks like it would be a big ordeal to replace this gasket...maybe not worth the efort.

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