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Where is the lint catch in a Kenmore 3.1 front loading washer? I'm getting dog hair coated doorway!

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Check the rubber bellow (gray seal) around the door, first. Pull back the rubber folds and check the power portion. Hair and lint tend to collect in this area.

Next, check the drain pump reservoir. The link I'm providing below explains how:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r385844-checking_drain_pump_kenmore_elite_front

You should also check the drain lines to ensure they are not clogged or restricted as well. The drain line that leads from the bottom of the wash tub to the inlet side of the drain pump can be a common point where debris can become clogged too. If this does not correct the problem, or if you have questions, please let me know. I hope this helps you.

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