Having problems with your Frigidaire 24 in. FDB1050RE Built-in Dishwasher ?

Water is leaking out on to the ground. It seems to be coming from the door.


Answers :

Hi and welcome to FixYa. I am Kelly
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\015\012In the bottom of the tub area believe it or not there is a float assy that controls the water level in the dishwasher by shutting off fill water when it reaches a certain level. Most often when a smyptom as you describe appears the float assy stem has debris or food particles that restrict the movement of the float UP and DOWN.
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\015\012This is what your float looks like:
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\015\012Grasp it and GENTLY lift it up and down "stop to stop" There should be no restriction or friction.
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\015\012If there is friction you need to clean as best you can in the stem area.
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\015\012If the float is clear then you need to start looking to see if:
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\015\0121. the door seal is smashed, worn or torn and not sealing
\015\0122. the door is bent
\015\012(yes BENT have seen it happen when people have closed the door with something in the door fold area at the bottom.)
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\015\012Thanks for using FixYa
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\015\012 Kelly
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