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Dishwasher is leaking out of the front right bottom corner. It spurts out while it is running. I took the front panel off and could see that where it is coming from but dont know why it is all of a sudden doing it. DU945PWSQ0

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Most of the time when it leaks from the front door it is going to be from a corner. most every time the front door gasket is replaced to solve the problem. I have found that the gasket on my dishwasher last about 2 years before needing replaced. I clean the white hard scale that builds up on gasket frequently

Posted on Jun 17, 2009

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