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Dishwasher leaks bottom corner - Maytag 24 in. MDB8600AW Jetclean II Built-in Dishwasher

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  • futureloginn
    futureloginn May 11, 2010

    hi there,
    dishwasher leaking might be due to either of these causes, check these:

    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.

    The main tub seal is beneath the drain impeller. It prevents the water in the dishwasher from
    leaking out near the shaft of the motor. To get to the seal, which is inside the dishwasher,
    remove the:

    * Lower rack
    *Spray arm
    * Spray arm support
    * Wash/drain impellers

    Then try the seal out of its housing and replace it.

    Door gasket or seal
    Over time, door gaskets and seals harden and lose their ability to seal properly.
    You can't repair the seals. You need to replace them if they've begun to leak.

    Water-inlet valve
    The water-inlet valve, itself, seldom leaks. But, the water-supply line from the house and the
    rubber tube leading from the valve to the inside of the dishwasher may leak. Tighten
    or repair/replace these as necessary.

    The water-inlet valve could mechanically stick open. When that happens, the water continues
    to flow into the dishwasher, which then floods your kitchen. Turn off the water supply to the
    dishwasher, and replace the valve.

    Hoses
    Behind the lower access panel on your dishwasher are several rubber or plastic hoses. If the
    leak appears at a connection, try a new clamp. If that doesn't work, replace the hose.

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Posted on Sep 29, 2010

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check the drain tube that isnt damage!! or leaking!

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SOURCE: door of dishwasher is leaking at bottom left corner.

HI. the door seal has been compromised. it could be simply farad or slightly propped open by some sort of debris as well. check the door seal for faults. replace if faults are found.

Also, make sure the door isn't mis-aligned. this will happen over time during heavy usage. re align the door if necessary.

Posted on Sep 22, 2009

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SOURCE: Bosch Dishwasher 6805 leaking

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