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When starting dish washer water comes out at bottom of door about in the middle

Water is leaking at the bottom of the door about in the middle

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You don't list the manufacturer or model number, not its approximate age but there are generally two things that need to be repaired or adjusted when you have a leak.
1.) The door gasket

2.) The door latch ... but if after you close the door and it latches, if it appears to lock tight, replace the gasket.

Good Luck! Please post back here what you find and decide to do, OK?

Posted on Apr 18, 2009

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