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DRYER CAUSING SPOTS ON CLOTHES

I am experience spots/marks on clothes when they come out of the dryer. The spots are approximately 1.25 inch long, and a pale orange color. I have cleaned out the dryer, and there doesn't appear to be anything on the inside. I wonder if this is some sort of rust spot.

The marks are especially noticeable on white clothes.

Do you have any suggestions?

Thanks,
Mary Boyert

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Maybe you have high iron content in your water?? if so theres a product called iron out. supposedly it works well. good luck

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SOURCE: grease spots on clothes

That could mean your overloading your dryer to the point the wheel bearings are squished really bad. When loading your washing machine you should always be able to see the water level more than the clothes, your clothes should be floating in the water. That way, when you unload your washing machine and go to dry, you will have the right amount of clothes everytime

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SOURCE: rust spots showing up on the clothes?

Give the clothes more drying time and then remove them as soon as the dryer stops. Over the years, dryers get chipped inside and if damp clothing is allowed to lay on the chipped areas, rust spots will appear.
Also, If you have a lot of iron deposits in your water, you might want to put a filter in your line into your washer.

Posted on Feb 17, 2009

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SOURCE: brown spots on clean white clothes

The drum seal is bad in your dryer. Those brown spots are burn marks. It's actually burning your clothes. Unfortunately this is not an easy fix. The same thing happened to my wife and I. I can fix many things, but I decided this wasn't worth fixing since I'd have to take apart the whole dryer to fix it. It would've been very time consuming and you'd have to have the technical ability to tackle the job. We just bought a new dryer.

Posted on Jul 12, 2009

Patrick Rayome

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SOURCE: Frigidaire FDE336RES2 Dryer marking Clothes

Excessive lint on or near the heater coils will send smoldering lint onto the clothes. Use a flash light and go inside the drum to see the heating coils or lifting the top up who should be able to see the lint build-up on the coils. These need to be cleaned.

Posted on Nov 10, 2009

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SOURCE: Rust Problem

that is not the cause of the brown spots, the front or rear felt is worn out, i've seen the rusty inlet and output for 19 yrs and never saw that cause brown spots yet, your clothes will never come into contact with the holes long enough to cause a spot!

Posted on Nov 16, 2009

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