Out of 9 Ratings

Owner's of the Frigidaire Washer/Dryer FFLE1011MW gave it a score of 2.6 out of 5. Here's how the scores stacked up:
  • Reliability

    2.56 out of 5
  • Durability

    2.56 out of 5
  • Maintenance

    2.62 out of 5
  • Performance

    2.44 out of 5
  • Ease of Use

    2.67 out of 5
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Common Washing Problems
Many washing problems involve poor soil and stain removal, residues of lint and scum, and fabric damage. For satisfactory washing
results, follow these suggestions provided by The Soap and Detergent Association.
Blue stains • Undiluted liquid detergent
or fabric softener dispensed
directly onto fabric.
• If caused by detergent, mix 1 cup (240
ml) white vinegar with 1 quart (.95 L)
water in a plastic container. Soak item 1
hour. Rinse.
• If caused by fabric softener, rub stains
with bar soap. Wash.
• Add detergent to empty tub. Do not
pour on dry load.
• Avoid over lling fabric softener
compartment of dispenser.
• Not enough detergent.
• Wash water temperature too
• Incorrect sorting.
• Rewash with correct amount of deter-
gent and hottest water safe for fabric.
• Add bleach safe for fabric.
• Sort items by soil level and color.
• Use correct amount of detergent,
hottest water and bleach safe for
Greasy, oily
• Not enough detergent.
• Undiluted liquid fabric soft-
ener poured directly on fabric.
• Treat with prewash stain remover or
liquid detergent.
• Increase detergent and water tempera-
ture. Rewash.
Rub fabric softener stains with bar soap.
• Use correct amount of detergent
and hottest water safe for fabric.
• Do not pour liquid fabric softener
directly on fabric. See Operating
Your, step 5.
Holes, tears, or
• Incorrect use of chlorine
• Unfastened zippers, hooks,
• Rips, tears and broken threads.
• Overloading the washer.
• Degradation of fabric.
• May be irreversible if rips, tears and
seams cannot be mended.
• Never pour chlorine bleach directly
on fabric.
• Check condition of items before
washing. See Operating Your, steps
2 and 5.
Lint • Incorrect sorting.
• Tissues left in pocket.
• Overloading the washer.
• Not enough detergent.
• Undissolved detergent has left
a residue resembling lint.
• Static cling is attracting lint.
• Load washed too long.
• Reduce load size. Rewash using correct
water temperature, water level, and
amount of detergent.
• Add nonprecipitating water conditioner to
wash water to remove detergent residue.
• Add liquid fabric softener to nal rinse.
• Dry load in dryer.
• Remove lint with lint brush or roller.
• See Washing Procedures, steps 1
and 2.
• Do not overload washer.
• Use correct temperature and
amount of detergent, water and
wash time.
(Fibers ball up
and cling to
• Pilling is normal with synthetic
and permanent press fabrics.
This is due to abrasion from
normal wear.
• Use a lint brush or shaver to remove
• Use fabric softener in the washer to
lubricate bers.
• When ironing, use spray starch or
fabric nish on collars and cuffs.
• Turn items inside out to reduce
Residue or
powder on dark
Stiff, harsh
• Undissolved detergent.
• Some granular detergents
can combine with hard water
minerals to form a residue.
• Overloading the washer.
• Rewash load. • Increase water temperature using
hottest water safe for fabric.
• Do not overload washer.
• Use liquid detergent or use non-
precipitating water conditioner with
powder detergent.
Wrinkling • Overloading the washer.
• Incorrect wash cycle for wash
• Reduce load size.
• Rinse in cold water with liquid fabric
softener using the casual or delicate
• Do not overload washer.
• Remove items from washer as soon
as cycle is completed.
• Use liquid fabric softener.
Yellow buildup
of body soil on
synthetic fabrics
• Agitation time too short.
• Wash water temperature too
• Not enough detergent.
• Soak in detergent booster or product
containing enzymes.
• Wash in hottest water safe for fabric us-
ing casual cycle.
• Increase detergent.
• Add bleach safe for fabric or treat with
color remover.
• Select correct wash cycle.
• Use correct amount of detergent.
• Wash synthetics frequently using
hot or warm water.
Yellow or brown
rust stains
• Iron or manganese in water
supply, water pipes, or water
• To restore discolored load of whites, use
rust remover safe for fabric.
• Do not use chlorine bleach to remove
rust stains. It may intensify discolor-
• Use nonprecipitating water softener.
• Before washing, run hot water for a
few minutes to clear lines.
• Drain water heater occasionally.
• For an ongoing problem, install
an iron lter in your water supply