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Brown stains on white clothes in front loading washer

I have the same problem w kenmore front loading machine. brownish lines (stains) on white clothing, was rare now is often. have cleaned the machine over and over still happening - help!

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The brown stains are likely coming from the felt drum seal. The OEM adhesive is tar based - and after time and use - breaks down.

You'll need a new felt seal - and the adhesive that is used should be silicone based... eliminating the brown streaks.

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