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Soot in dryer

I have a Crosley natural gas dryer that suddenly has a film of soot all over the inside. The clothes that come out of it are gray. I have checked the vent, both from the dryer to the outside vent and looked inside,they do not appear to be clogged. Lint in the lint trap is saturated with black soot. Help!!!

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  • Anonymous Dec 29, 2007

    i have soo on the beck vent inside the dryer checked all over even had a repair man check says he doesnt know what the problem is has my wife using soft scrub to clean aff ever time she uses the dry

  • lilac2155 Oct 24, 2008

    i have the same problem and am about ready to just buy a new machine- mine is a kenmore and sears came out twice and no one seemed to know what was wrong-- wondering how your issue was resolved.

    would prefer to get this fixed and not have to spend the money on a new one,- my dryer is barely 7 years old!

  • tavvi Feb 28, 2009

    We have a crosley gas dryer and my clothes are turning gray the inside of the dryer door is black and it does rub off a little on my skin

  • Anonymous Mar 04, 2009

    Same thing with my Admiral Dryer. It is so frustrating. Some of our clothes are ruined. Has anyone had this problem fixed?



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Sounds like you migt have had a flash fire in the vent line. you need to open the dryer and clean out the vent line

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