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John, Home Appliance Technician
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My Maytag dishwasher model #DWU8860AAX leaks during wash cycle.

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My Maytag dishwasher model #DWU8860AAX leaks during wash cycle. It seems to come from the bottom of the door. Replace door gasket?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  John replied 8 years ago.
Hi thanks for the question,Which side does it leak on
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
left, lower
Expert:  John replied 8 years ago.


Here is a breakdown of the d/w ,A problem like yours is usually the latch ,Look under the latch for a 5/16 nut ,Loosen the nut ,And push in the latch to make the door tighter

Try that

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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
a cheap solution. I just tightened it and will test asap.

Expert:  John replied 8 years ago.
Its a common problem with those