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Water leaking by discharge tube

I have a in sink erator garbage disposal, model 444-3, and water is leaking by discharge tube. Is that a repairable problem. Is their a schmatic of the disosal available on the web.

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All you need to do is tighten the two screws on the discharge pipe (right on the side of disposal.) There is a gasket that needs tightening under the pipe fitting.

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