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On my GE Profile Dishwasher model GSD4320Y72BB, water is leaking during the rinse cycle for a about 10-15 seconds from the bottom of the drain solenoid (GE part WD21X802). The water does not seen appear to be coming from another source. Are drain solenoids known to leak water? Thanks, Bud

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  • bpgasiorowsk Jan 30, 2010

    Thanks for the quick reply. How do I check for a bad connection and/or bad seal. Please note: Today, I just replaced the pump connect, which I did successfully. I discovered the solenoid leak while watching for leaks after replacing my pump connect.

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They can leak if there is a bad seal or they do not have a tight connection.

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  • seth adams Jan 30, 2010

    there could be a problem with o rings they need to be lubricated with soap prior to reassembly they can roll over if not lubed

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