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I have a 2006 Whirlpool Duet Electric Dryer that leaves brown marks on my cloths. I have cleaned the inside of the dryer per the manual's diretions, but it still leaves the marks. They almost look like burn marks, but brown in color. Do I need a repair person to come look at it or is there an alternate solution?

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Usually, if you are getting brown streaks or marks on clothing, one or both of the drum seals are going bad. Clothing will drag between the bulkhead and the drum, leaving brown marks. If you want to do the repair yourself, I can provide instructions, otherwise call for service.

Posted on Dec 30, 2009

  • Sal Mazzola Nov 18, 2011

    This describes my problem except I have the gas version of the dryer (GGW9250PW1). I think changing both drum seals is the way to go, but could use some advice on how to approach it. Is there a video or booklet that could hold my hand through the process? Thanks.

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