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Clothes come out with black spots. shows most on courners shuch as collar tips. Have checked drum but cannot find anything that would cause this problem.

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Try taking a narrow strip of cloth and with a back and forth motion pull it under the agitator to see if it gets the black on it. I suspect the transmission is leaking oil from a seal. Post your model number for diagrams and more information.

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