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Dishwasher problem leaking a lot water from overflow pipe ?

\015 I have a Whirlpool Dishwasher model no. ADG 6340\012\012 It has started to leak a lot of water from the small over flow pipe . \012\012 I have removed the outer covers and put the over flow pipe into a measuring jug and its leaking appox 3.25 pints or ( 1.85 litres ) \012\012 during a standard wash I noticed that it has been pulsing the fill fuction of the cycle but when operates in a nornal manner \012\012 Any idea's what the cause could be please \012\012 Many thanks \012Paul\015

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