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Offline hookcapn

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removing waxy buildup in bottom of agitator
« on: July 05, 2008, 12:34:03 PM »

How do you remove the waxy buildup at bottom of the agitator.  Pick & shovel?

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Re: removing waxy buildup in bottom of agitator
« Reply #1 on: July 06, 2008, 05:43:50 PM »
Use very hot water poured down into the center, followed by a thorough brushing. I use a long white brush similar to the one below, but the generic coil-cleaning brush you see at most appliance stores will do. Avoiding liquid fabric softener entirely is the best advice, as the ingredients can make fabrics waterproof and un-cleanable over time. Dryer sheets are less invasive and messy.

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