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Drain hose cracked and needs replacing on my lg dishwasher -- how do you get at it?

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You will have to pull the dishwasher out. and it is best to lay it on its back in order to get to it. there is also a clip in the bottom that holds it in place, all you need to do is pry it up and thats it all set.

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