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Here is a tip that I wrote about what I found out about the fabric softener not dispensing into the washer...

Fridgidaire Washing Machine Fabric Softner not going into washer

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Posted on Sep 03, 2010

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Here is a tip that I wrote about what I found out about the fabric softener not dispensing into the washer...

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