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Swan sdw7020w The seal keeps coming off, and I have found 2 pieces of black plastic around 4 inches long in the bottom of the dishwasher which I assume have fell off, can you tell me where these are from

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SOURCE: black stuff in the bottom of the dishwasher

That black or gray stuff you're talking about is actually a combination of old food particles and soap deposits. The stuff builds up in the corners of the lower front areas of the tub and right under the inside of the door where it closes over the tub front. These areas can develop "scungy" deposits because these are areas that the dishwasher doesn't always clean and/or water remains pooled. A little routine cleaning about once a week around the bottom lip of the door and the door gasket with a damp sponge will prevent this build up. Hope this helps you.

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this is an easy fix use 1 part bleach to 10 parts water and wipe down this will kill the mold you may need to do this several times

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SOURCE: Dishwasher tub leaks underneath

Hello. Anything is worth trying! But I would recommend epoxy. It works alot better with plastic and rubber items. Most of the leaks I have found in Kenmore machines are at the water pump. You may want to take a peek while it's running, just stay away from the wires!! Thanks!

Posted on Jan 18, 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: PAPER JAM 2,CHECK INSIDE(SCX-4521F)

paper jam 2 is your fuser sensor error,need fuser replaced.

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I found some black plastic under the dishwasher and then found some more... it appears to be long as if it was the seal or something across the bottom of the door. Can you tell me what it is and what I...


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Its hard to tell from the description what it is. Does it like item #4 in first link OR item #31 in second link. If it is item #31 in second link its soundproofing insulation that attaches to kick plate and has come loose,a couple dabs of super glue would reattach it to kickplate
http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/part-model/Kitchenaid-Parts/Dishwasher-Parts/Model-KUDS30IVWH3/0593/0130000/W1005148/00003?blt=06&prst=&shdMod= item #4

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