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The lid to the soap compartment for the second soaping no longer opens. How can I fix this? It will no longer start a heavy duty or pots and pans wash. When I tried to run a pots and pans wash, water leaked out from the door. This has never happened on any other wash cycle. This isn't a really old dishwasher. Only about 8 years old.


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8 years is a long time for a dishwasher but good going non the less.You will need to open the front panel and check the connections to the dispensor,all switches etc,The water leeking from the door could be a sign that the seal is perrished or simply not sealing aswell as what it should you may also find the machine takes a little to much water for the heavy duty cycle.I think we need to solve the dispensor problem first.Open the front panel and see if all the wires are connected properly and the do a continuity test on the switches,you may find a switch is not functioning properly,if so replace it.The other alternative is get a technition there to check all the problems and see if it is viable to repair as against replacement.Let me know if you need further assistance.If you do please give me make and model and has it got a timer or a pc board in the panel.
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