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Dark brown stains

Lately eveytime I do laundry, there is a dark brown stain that comes out on the cloths. Any ideas?? It doesn't feel oily but is that what it could be an where is it coming from??

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The rear tub bearing is shot and will have to be replaced you have to replace the whole rear tub. the brown marks are coming from the spider shaft assembly its rusted out you will have to replace the whole stainless steel tub.
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Posted on Jul 09, 2008

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Try running a cycle on hot with 1/2 cup dishwasher detergent (powdered) in it. Stop it before it pumps it out and restart again, Do this a few times to get a long scrub action. I don't think its oil as a front load machine doesn't have a transmission. If you think this is a rust stain use a rust remover type product instead of dishwasher detergent.

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