Having problems with your LG 24 in. LDS 5811 Built-in Dishwasher ?

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Thank you for the update. The retrofit kit will probably not only fix your leak but also dry your dishes much better.

I hope the info I provided was useful. Can you take a moment to rate my level of helpfulness?
I fixed my LG dishwasher door leak by replacing the LG door gasket with a GE door gasket. The GE door gasket mounts the same way as the LG, and the GE gasket is thicker and softer. Go down to the local store and look at a new GE dishwasher and you can verify what I saw. It took some patience to install the GE gasket, and I gently used a flat blade screwdriver to help with the corners. Start at the middle top and work toward the bottom. Cost me $35.
\015\012I confirmed the gasket seal was the problem as you can see seepage from the door edges, and also the dishwashing detergent leaves a white residue where it leaks. I purchased a gasket for GE model GDWT160R, and I am happy with the result. I had earlier purchased a new LG gasket and reinstalled several times with leaks each time. This solution saved me from buying a new dishwasher. $35 is much better than $600 or more. My results don't guarantee anything, so it's your decision alone. This worked for me.
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