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Is it possible for a washing machine motor or other part to leak anything toxic such as any lubricants or other solutions?

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Yes, there are bearings and they use grease, so when they die, grease escapes. usually this or rust is all that happens in the tub, which I presume is your issue.

Below the machine there are more items, but they do not affect the inside of the tub..
the transmissions have lube that drips under the machine, and belts leave a really black material around...

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