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I have a Fisher & Paykel top loader and have a contant problem with lint & scrud burilding up on my washing. I don't use fabric softener & use a hot wash about once a week and the rest is cold. I don't think the machine has a lint filter that can be cleaned.

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  • Diddster Apr 11, 2011

    Thanks, I have been running through empty cycles, sometimes with vinegar but no improvement. It might just come down the cheap detergent I use.

  • Diddster Apr 11, 2011

    Yes, thank you.

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Thanks for choosing FixYa and welcome to the site. This type of washer does not have a lint filter. It is designed to remove it during the drain cycle. This is what I suggest to you though. You should run an empty load every now and then to clean it out. You may want to use a high quality detergent also. There are many people who have had the same issue with the Fisher and Paykel washer. By doing this, it should help clean it out.

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