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Dishwasher leaking When my dishwasher is running, I have noticed a puddle of water forming underneath the dishwasher that spreads around the front of the there a way to fix this leak?

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  • Jennifer Gaylor Jul 18, 2007

    Yes, thank you...I just haven't had time to comment! We found the leak and tightened it, thanks for responding!

  • Anonymous Nov 27, 2007

    Our whirlpool built-in dishwasher leaks along the bottom of the door, particularly on the left side as you face it. We ordered and replaced the door gasket with a new one, with no improvement. All hose connections check good. Any ideas?

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    Whirlpool dishwasher Model# DU890SWKQ0 Water appears to be coming from underneath on right side as you face dishwasher leak is small but enough to form a good size puddle any ideas? We have not tired anything yet since we are not sure what to look for.

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    water leaking from front of frigidaire dishwasher



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You must remove all covers possible in order to watch the drip source using a flashlight. Once found, yes, the leak is fixable. All leaks are fixable...depends on cost of fix. A main pump seal repair/replace may be too expensive. Again, cost is the main factor. So find the leak, then get a repair estimate, if necessary...or get a screwdriver and tighten the hose clamp.

Posted on Jul 14, 2007

  • Anonymous Jul 18, 2007

    What more can I say? You asked how to fix, I provide answer....almost there? Ask another question.

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    yeah, I also have been finding time "hard to find" lately....



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