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I have a Bosch SGI4005 AU/12 dishwasher that needs a new door seal, is this a common seal, or is it a seal for this model only? can I use any other type of seal? regards Peter

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SOURCE: Bosch Dishwasher Door Leaking Steam

Pull the seal that is on the tank 1/2 way out then close the door. This will make sure the door is tight to the seal. This happens sometimes that the seal becomes flattened. I have been using this trick on Bosch dishwashers since this series came out in 1997.

Posted on Jan 06, 2008

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SOURCE: Dishwasher draining - Bosch SGV4313GB/17

This is generally because of a stuck diverter solenoid. The water goes to the pump and then is either sent to the wash arms or the drain. Also, check the drain.

Posted on Feb 11, 2008

SOURCE: dishwasher leaking around the bottom of the door

We just had the very same problem and sure enough a flexible cutting board was over the outlet...very strange but thanks

Posted on Mar 12, 2008

SOURCE: Bosch Dishwasher SGS5302 AU/12

The machine starts and enters wash cycle but will not move on from there and continues washing

Posted on Jul 13, 2008

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SOURCE: dishwasher leaking around the bottom of the door

I had the same problem in 2004, lots of Bosch trained repair techs, calls to Bosch, and the appliance dealer we purchased it from with no answers. Our kitchen cabinet bases were ruined by the flooding that occured. After months of trying to get help I insisted on speaking to a supervisor that told me it was my fault for putting a flexible cutting board on the right side a blocking the vent. I told her that no where in the manual did it mention this issue and none of their trained techs were aware of this flaw in their design. When I asked about getting my cabinets repaired she said that was not an option. When I mentioned possible legal action her response was "good luck with that". Here it is 2009 and they recently called about a possible fire hazard recall for the control panel. The Bosch trained tech that came out to complete the repair knew nothing about the vent/flooding issue.

Posted on Aug 06, 2009

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Main tub seal Note… If the main motor of your dishwasher is mounted vertically, beneath the center bottom of the dishwasher, the following instructions probably apply to you. But if your motor is mounted horizontally, the pump isn't serviceable--you need to replace the entire pump and motor assembly.

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