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Leaking dishwasher The dishwasher leaks a stream of water at the base -bottom left corner whenever it goes into the final rinse cycle. It does not leak when it is in the wash mode. This leak just seemed to develop suddenly. There was no build up -ie a small stream of water. I just noticed a big puddle on the floor one day after dishwasher had completed its cycle water leak in the left side ,bottom ,husband states a small drip,drip and we do not know what to do or replace. No water standing in the machine and I have checked the vent and other places the manual has asked.

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  • MJK33 Oct 25, 2008

    I have this same problem, but cannot find where to order the heater hold brass nuts. has anyone been able to find the replacements online?

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I just had this same problem and it was caused by a small plastic seal on the bottom of the door. My friend owns an appliance store and he said this is a common problem for this model of dishwasher. The part was $68 and the labor was $60. I could have easily fixed it myself if I knew what the problem was but he came out and fixed it so I had to pay the $60 for the service call.

The part number on the repair bill is 14633F. I'm not sure if that's the frigidaire part number or the one from my buddy's inventory. Anyway, hope this helps.

Also, one other word of advice........use a little less soap and it won't suds up quite as high, which will help in the mean time.

Posted on May 22, 2008

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Sorry about the delay in time in getting back to your problem if not already resolved heres what you can try. Remove the bottom panel and run through a load, to see exactly where leak is coming from, most common place for leak is through the heater hold down brass nuts. They crack and need to be replaced

Posted on Mar 16, 2008

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