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My Whirlpool Cabrio 6500 washer smells dirty and leaves. (?)oily looking spots on items, also sheets dry in center after washing

Had it 3 years. Today it stinks again when doing laundry and I put in clean new dishtowels I want to sell or give away. Also, sheets are dry in the top middle area after done washing and spinning. Little bits of grime are left in wrinkles of clothes. Silver dollar size (?oily) like spots, they look like wet spots, are left on items after washing. I often iron them thinking they are just wet, but they don't iron out, so much be a stain.(Maybe its from the Cabrio dryer, as I dry all the clothes after washing them), Not from dryer sheets.

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Turn water off. Remove hoses and clean the rust out of the strainers at hose end. If they are clogged they will sound funny when water goes through them.

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Like bad eggs ?

Do you have a U bend in the wastepipe that takes the water away from your machine

If not then any smells from the pipe run can come back up the outlet pipe

Once you have ran the machine it flushes away the old water and the smell goes away

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It sounds like the silicone apron between your washer drum and the door has deteriorated. If that is the case, no cleaner will help you.
Best solution is to order a new one.

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