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Kenmore 22062 gunk on clothes after washing

I've had this washer for 6-7 years and it works great, but lately when I pull clothes out after washing some of the laundry has a slimey gunk on it. Sometimes it's just spots of wet lint that come right off, but other times it's like sludge that is stuck in the folds. I'm wondering if there's a filter or something I need to clean?

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yeah check my four boxes and send me an e mail at b4829@yahoo.com ref lint on clothes

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the transmission seal may be going out leaking oil

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you can remove the bottom access panel to get to the drain pump. there might be something in the coin trap.

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There is no trap per say. The lint catcher is self cleaning when the water is pumped out. It sounds like you are overloading it and the clothes are hitting the agitator. Operation should be agitation by water movement not beat by the plastic fins, run a wash cycle hot water no clothes to flush things out and try smaller loads.
Eric

Posted on Mar 14, 2010

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Sears top load / direct drive washers don't have specific Lint Filters.

See the Use and Care manual for these washers for hints.

http://www.managemylife.com/mmh/lis_pdf/OWNM/L0705087.pdf


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