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My LG dishwasher is leaking out of the vent that is right underneath the door. What could be causing this?

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The most common thing that causes this issue is the door seal. Make sure the dishwashers door seal is properly in position. If so check the water level of the unit, if it overfill this will happen as well.
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Posted on Mar 23, 2011

  • dhaidle Mar 25, 2011

    I am having the same issue. It looks like poor engineering. The blower vent appears to need to be replaced to fix the issue. Although some people report success by applying a sealant to various joints. Here is a link: http://www.managemylife.com/mmh/question...

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