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Starting to leave brown oily like stain on clothes

Washer starting to leave brown oily like stain on clothes

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The first place that I'd check would be the small metal screens inside the openings on the water inlet valve. They can get really rusted, epecially in areas with hard water, so I would recommend removing the water supply hoses and take a gander at the screens. They can sometimes release the iron oxide into the wash water and cause brown stains or blotches on clothing. Hope this helped and best wishes.

Posted on Sep 07, 2009

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    Bruce Canfield Sep 07, 2009

    Even a brown "ring around the tub" condition.

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