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I have a Kitchenaid dishwasher. Mod # KUD102CRBS1 which is hardly 2 years old. The door keeps separating from the trim and water seeps out, I fastened the trim, this took care of the problem for ca 6 month, now it is leaking again from the door, has anyone the same problem? I am steaming mad, this was an expensive appliance, which could only clean dishes somewhat with one brand of detergent, all other brands leave a gray film, and now this! MY previous dishwasher was a rel. basic GE but it got t


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This is a fairly common one... I always use a silicone sealant/adhesive to make sure it stays put. A thin film does wonders.
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