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Getting Rid of Smell in Front-Load Washer

What you need:

  • Old towel
  • Liquid chlorine bleach
  • Water
  • Old toothbrush
  • White Vinegar

How to:

  1. Step 1:
  2. Use a towel to dry inside the gasket which is the rubber rim around the opening.
  3. Spray with a solution of one part liquid chlorine bleach and 2 parts water
  4. SScrub with an old toothbrush
  5. Wipe away residue and any remaining bleach with a paper towel or rag
  6. Step 2:
  7. Fill the detergent dispenser with white vinegar
  8. Run the hottest cycle with the washer empty
  9. Step 3:
  10. Keep wildew from returning by drying the gasket and leaving the door slightly open after each load of wash

Warnings & Cautions:

Never combine chlorine bleach and vinegar in the same container. Always wipe bleach residue away after cleaning the gasket.

Linda Says:

Once you follow the deep cleaning directions above, leaving the door open will, hopefully, solve the problem