Originally Posted by e90ca
Just asked my tenant, and he said the water is not coming from any of the hoses. When he turns on the water, the leak is coming from directly under the kitchen sink hole area, the part where the disposal is connected.
Could it be the surrounding area which may not be a tight seal that causing the leak? if so, can i use caulking, or something called plumbers putty?
If its an older unit, the grommet that seals the disposal to the sink is probably rotted out and needs to be replaced. You would need to drop the disposal out and replace the grommet, then reinstall.
So its about 15-20 min job if you have the 5$ part from Home Depot