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Small rust spots in washing machine

I recently got a used washing machine and I left the water in over night. When I drained the water, there were some spots inside the barrel. What can I do to remove them before I do laundry again?

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  • g278097 Jan 04, 2008

    it looks like rust but I'm not sure. I think it's painted (it's white)

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Painted or stainless steel? is it definitely rust? or

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  • Rene Jan 04, 2008

    try some white spirits...be careful not to get on plastics.

    if the paints coming off around holes and is rusting you could clean these areas off and use something like dap to re-seal it... all other options will cost $$$$$$$$

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