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A few clothing items have come out of the dryer with black stains on them - looks like grease. It happens a lot with sheets. I'm guessing it happens in the wash, but I'm not sure - it couldbe the dryer too.

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  • cjpicon Jul 30, 2009

    The machine is old, about 13 yrs. The grease stains are crease shaped. They are in a line - like someone drew them on with a marker. Does that sound like a tranny problem?

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How old is the machine... 9 times out of 10 when there is grease deposits, the tranny is starting to go, and throwing grease in the machine. Happens with all washers near the end of their life.

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  • xavierbu Jul 31, 2009

    yup that sounds like the tranny is throwin grease. It may be time to start looking at washers. 13 years, that washer pretty much owes you nothing... But her to bed

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