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brown streaks on clothes: Whirlpool washer M#LGR5620KQ1

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#1 reeferman

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Posted 14 October 2011 - 11:53 PM

there are brownish stains on most of the clothes, looks like it's coming from the agitator? Is there a seal that can be replaced on this and is there a manual or bulletin, etc. that explains how to replace it? Any suggestions, thank you...
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Posted 15 October 2011 - 08:18 AM

Pull the agitator and have a look. May need to replace the "magic filter" ==> http://appliantology...t-drive-washer/

And don't neglect to check out the dryer. Many clothes staining problems actually originate in the dryer from worn drum rollers, worn drum felt seals...

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Posted 16 November 2011 - 10:26 AM

Pulled the agitator and whew! There was grease leaking out of top of spin tube - looks like a worn seal at the top of the spin tube. Replaced the spin tube.
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Posted 16 November 2011 - 10:58 AM

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