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Clear greasy stains appearing on clothes from brand new LG front loading washer

My new LG Model WM2487HWMA front loading washer puts a clear grease-like stain on some of the clothes in each load. The stains appear in splotches and seem to show up more on darker colored cottons. I do not use fabric softener, and have cut way back on the amount of Tide HE I use (less than what the Tide reco's). I do a lot of laundry and may have used too much detergent when I first got the machine 3 months ago, but now I've cut back and the spots keep happening. They are sometimes hard to get out, but usually go away with Oxy Clean and re-washing. It has ruined some of my clothes already. Please help!

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  • yvonnewilson Dec 30, 2008

    I've got the exact same problem, clear greasy splotches sowing up randomly on dark coloured clothes from my new LG front loader.

  • Anonymous Jan 12, 2009

    I have the exact same problem. I have cut back on laundry detergent (I too use Tide HE) and I do not use fabric softener. It only seems to show up on dark, mostly cotton clothes. Please help!

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The grease i'm sure would be coming from the machine. look at the water solenoids, detergent dispenser, dispenser solenoids, everything with rubber hoses.

they do put a clear grease just to insert the hose easier in the plant. and if it was not removed during QC, then it would come out now as you uses it.

tnx 4 using fixya,


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