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I get brown streak type stains on my clothes regularly. They are about 1 to 3 inches long and orange-brown in color. They are very difficult to remove. I have a 5 year old Kenmore Elite top loading machine. It's been happening for a couple of years. We have clened the machine throughly and checked water hoses for rust but have found nothing. Thanks for your help.chris Burr

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This is from not enough HOT loads.

Fatty deposits gather between the basket and tub during COLD washes.

Then they are being released in large numbers when you do your whites on HOT.

It is recommended to do 1 HOT load per week.

Do an empty load with some degreaser added (like Goo-Gone) on the fullest/hottest setting you have.

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