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I have a top loading washer about a year old. I have cats so

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I have a top loading washer about a year old. I have cats so sometimes wash their bedding.
I now have pet hair and lint in all my wash loads. I have tried cleaning the washer with the recommended product, wiping it out, rinsing it out, washing with vinegar. All to no avail.
Is there a solution? I line dry my clothes so using the dryer to remove pet hair and lint is not a solution. Doesn't necessarily work anyway.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 3 months ago.

Hello, I'm Joel and will be glad to help you today.

The problem is the hair is gonna be gummed up in the inner tub of the washer, so the only way really to get it out is gonna be to pull the wash basket and clean out the inner tub. If you would like instructions and are capable of doing this then give me the model number of the washer and I will give you instructions, but I will tell you its not a very easy job to do. Let me know thanks.


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Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 3 months ago.

Hi there,
I was just getting back with you, I see the question is still open and I have not heard back from you is there something else I can help you with?