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Lint Filter I cannot find a lint filter on this machine and do not have a manuel for it. Does it have a lint filter and how do I clean it? Is the maunal available on line?

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Many washing machines, especially Kenmore, Whirlpool,and General Electric brands do not have a lint filter. Instead, they "backflush" the wash and rinse water so that all the lint comes out the drain hose. An easy way to check for this is to attach a rolled-up nylon stocking to the end of the drain hose with some large rubber bands. After a few washes, the stocking will be full of lint.
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Madams50 I have yet to see a lint filter on a washer. However the factories are always doing something new. What brand and model machine do you have. Alot of the Care and Use manuals are here at Fix Ya.

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