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Inside the unit on the left side of the tank there is a round vent that moves up and down it is leaking


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IF you are referring to the float device that when water enters the tub this will raise and activate a switch under unit then ok... this is a replaceable part.... not sure what brand your dishwasher is as you did not post for us ,but here are a couple of sites that may help you out with the purchase of a new part.... prior to installing please make sure you have disconnected power or shut the breaker off to unit... www.sears.com then hit the parts direct link up top and you can enter your model number and a parts diagram will come up for you to pick your part
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Water is leaking. how do i stop it . it leaks even when i don't use it. it leaks on the left side facing it. it made a wierd sound for a couple days before it started to leak. it sounded like something was stuck. thx


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