water leaking from sump

ApplianceGeneral Electric Dishwasher

Modelgld6700nww

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairMore than 2 hours

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Socket set

william From sykesville, MD

Feb 19, 2012

1 out of 5 people found this instruction helpful

I had a slow leak from vicinity of sump. I replaced sump and pump connector as these were only likely sources of leak based on parts select history. Turns out plastic tub had a fine crack. The crack was directly under the heating element which had melted the plastic and over time created this small crack that was found by a repair guy immediately. I even suspected a tub leak and searched for one but being directly under the element made it invisible to me and in an area I did not suspect (front). Oh well - also learned GE charges $100. to come to my house, show me a crack, and leave (I repaired it with epoxy).

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Inlet Sump

Part Number: PS259528

$18.16
In Stock

Pump Connector

Part Number: PS259530

$19.21
In Stock