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My Washing machine stains clothes; they come out with brown rusty stains. Otherwise the washing machine works fine.

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  • goldengirl82 Mar 30, 2008

    brown stains loud rinse cycle,whats wrong? and can I fix it?

  • DisneyRedSox May 29, 2008

    Leaves a brown stain (like a film) on the clothes, comes right off if washed again. Bosch Nexxt washer.

  • mdchuck Sep 16, 2008

    I have a brand new Bosch Nexxt washer and have experienced some clothes that get a brown stain in one spot. My water supply is from a well and has a filter on it.

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2009

    I have been having a problem with my brand new Bosch NEXXT washer for over a year now and they keep telling me there is nothing wrong with my washer, that it must be something else, but I have never had a problem like this before. My whites are getting these brownish stains on them and no matter what I do I continue to have this problem. The stains are so bad it looks as though I took my husband's undershirts and dusted with them.

    I am tired of spending money on new clothes only to find that it is still happening. Does anyone know what is going on?

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I've had this problem for many months now.  Even when it ruined my favorite tops & jeans, I couldn't get myself to let go of them... Good thing though because I have found a solution!  Make a paste using cream of tartar and hydrogen peroxide.  Generously spread the paste over the stains and let sit for about 5 minutes.  Boil enough water to fully immerse the stained garment in.  While waiting for the water to boil, figure out a way to wrap/roll the garment so that the paste doesn't come off when put into the water.  You want the paste to melt onto the stain while in the hot water.  After wrapping/rolling the garment, secure it with string or thread (anything that won't melt) that doesn't have color, just in case it bleeds.  After the water has come to a full boil, immerse the garment into the hot water and let it soak.  After about 15 minutes, remove the garment from the water.  The water should still be very hot, so I use cooking tongs to get it out.  Let the garment cool down to room temperature while still rolled up.  After it has fully cooled, unwrap the garment.  There should be very little or none of the paste left on the stain.  If there is still a great deal of paste, you may want to soak it again until the paste melts a bit more.  Once the paste is gone, rinse of the garment and it should be clean & stain free.  :o)

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Your main bearings are on their way out, you will soon hear vibrations in your washer; this is a big job - to change the bearings

Posted on Mar 17, 2008

  • prem mathew Mar 18, 2008

    You could also 'ask' Slinteriors or aborcass, on the home page.

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My washing machine leaves stains on my black clothes only

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SOURCE: My Washing machine stains clothes;

Its the felt drum seal (clothes getting stuck in there and getting the greasy adhesive on them). I took a Q-tip and slid it between the felt seal and the metal, and the color and consistency of what came out was the same as the marks on the clothes.

Call a Whirlpool tech, they can replace

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