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Vulcan Dishlex Executive 14-10 Dishwasher leaking onto floor from right hand side when it was filling at start of cycle. Husband has checked the following: both pumps (main and waste) hoses, solenoid switch (inlet). Where can we find the float/level valve? Could this be the problem? What else to check? This is the second time it's happened - I don't use it that much. The previous time my husband replaced the inlet and outlet hoses. What is the proper level for water fill - never above the


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\015\012\015\012Thanks\015\012for using FixYa. If you have water leaks around the base of your dishwasher,\015\012you may be using a detergent that is causing too much suds. Cut back on the\015\012amount of detergent you use, and see if that makes a difference. Water that\015\012spills through the door vent is usually caused by improperly loading dishes.\015\012Leaks from the door itself may be caused by a faulty door gasket or door\015\012tightness adjustment. You should check the main tub seal, the door latch, the\015\012door gasket, the water-inlet valve, and the fill and drain hoses.
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\015\012Also make sure the dishwasher is sitting level (you can adjust the front feet\015\012up or down, and many units have some type of levelers at the rear). Water under\015\012the dishwasher may be originating from a leaky hose or loose hose connection.\015\012Remove the lower front panel, and check the hoses. The pump seal may be\015\012defective, too; replacing this is a job for an appliance repairperson. An older\015\012dishwasher may corrode at the bottom, but this is fairly uncommon. If this is\015\012the case with your dishwasher, it's time for a new one.

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