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Kenmore Elite HE dishwasher leaving water spot on left side of cabinet

\015 My dishwasher has been leaving a dark, hot, wet spot on the wood of the kitchen cabinet that houses it. The spot is significant (e.g. 5-6 inches in diameter) and is on the left side of the machine about half-way down. I pulled the washer out and in that area of the washer is a grey plastic "T-shaped" part that has a clear and a black plastic tube running through it. I Just had Sears tech leave, first time he visited he visited he said it was the T shaped part that needed to be replaced. Upon his return with the part, he ran a cycle and tried to find the leak or steam coming out. He said he couldn't find anything and that he was leaving. After further questioning he said to run two cycles back to back and then feel it myself and try to find the culprit and he would be back. I'm a bit frustrated as the washer has been doing this consistently for months. Does anyone have any ideas? Thanks - Doug\015

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