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Dishwasher leaking at lower door seal

\015 I have a GE Profile PDW9980NOOSS dishwasher and there is a tear in the lower door rubber strip that's allowing water to leak out. I looked at several parts distributors, but can't find just the strip. Do I have to order and replace the whole inner door assembly or is it possible to find this part and just replace the seal?\015

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Possible that the door seal has failed and there is leak when the pressure spraying takes place. Please check the seal and replace, click for tips to replace: door seal
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