Why is my front load washer staining my clothes?
It could be that the washing machine drum has collected greasy residue from previous loads. Try cleaning the drum by running an empty cycle with a cupful of white vinegar or bleach instead of detergent, or look for products specially designed for this purpose. Many washer manufacturers offer drum replacement options.
What does basket Clean mean on washing machine?
GE Appliances recommends cleaning the washer tub once per month to keep the wash basket fresh and clean. This will also help with mold or mildew odors. For models with a Basket Clean cycle: Remove any garments or objects from the washer and ensure the washer basket is empty.
Are there any recalls on LG washers?
After receiving 343 reports of washing machines spinning so violently that 187 caused property damage, LG has recalled 457,000 top-loading washing machines sold under its own and the Kenmore Elite brand names. Kenmore Elite: 29002, 2928 with serial numbers ranging from 005KW******* to 111KW*******.
Does affresh kill bacteria?
Does affresh kill bacteria? Affresh Washer Cleaner removes and prevents odor-causing residue that can occur in all brands of HE washers. While bleach only kills odor-causing bacteria leaving behind the detergent residue, Affresh Washer Cleaner uses surfactant chemistry to remove the root problem.
Can I use Tide Washing Machine Cleaner instead of affresh?
Or you can use a speciality cleaner, like Affresh or Tide Washing Machine Cleaner. Yes, you can use HE laundry detergent in a regular washing machine. You might notice fewer suds, but your clothes will still come out fresh and clean!
Does affresh kill mold?
Affresh Washing Machine Cleaner is a breeze to use and is effective at reducing mineral and soap scum build-up leaving the interior of the washing machine clean, shiny, and odor-free. It may also be effective at removing or reducing mold.
How often should you clean your washer with affresh?
How Often Should I Clean My Washer to Prevent Buildup? Use affresh® washing machine cleaner monthly or every 30 wash cycles for best results and a consistent clean.