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Leak from just at the bottom of the water heater (where the tube joins the heater).

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The tube probably has a crack and is leaking.
As you may know by now cuisinart does not sell internal parts for thier coffee makers. I found mcmaster.com has the high temp tubing. try part number 5236k73
cost is about 2.50 per foot.
Note that in the coffee maker, there are two tubes, one is the cold water going down to the heater and the other tube is the hot water going back up to the top. The cold water tube has a flow regulator in it and this should be cut out of the old tube and placed into the new replacement tube (going the same direction).

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This is a common fault with new to used installed waterheater.

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Gas water heater ... test for crossover, check for water leak
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http://waterheatertimer.org/How-to-replace-thermostat-on-electric-water-heater.html


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Broken solder connection.
Continual expansion and contraction of metal due to hot and cold extremes will cause metal fatigue. The most vulnerable place is at the join. Other places can fail, but usually the solder join will fail first.
Buy another one and support economy.
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http://waterheatertimer.org/Water-heater-dip-tube.html
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