Make sure that the rubber gasket around the door is clean, and then run a washer cleaning cycle according to your machine's manufacturer's directions. This should help get rid of the musty smell that can plague front-loading washers.
Front and top loading washing machines can be deodorized by running the washer on the hot setting with two cups of bleach. It may be necessary to clean the interior lint trap, gaskets and dispensers of a front loading washer if mold or mildew is causing the smell.Full Answer >
Stackable washer and dryers are generally easy to load. They are all organized with the washer on the bottom and the dryer on the top.Full Answer >
According to Mrs. Clean, getting rid of a musty smell in the basement involves removing or repairing the specific problems causing the smell and cleaning the area to reduce current smells and prevent future ones. Remember that deodorizers and air fresheners merely disguise the smell and are not a substitute for fixing the real problem.Full Answer >
The water pump on your GE top loading washing machine may be removed for replacement if it has failed. Before removing the water pump, check inside for items that are stopping the water flow. Use a bucket, putty knife, pliers and a screwdriver to complete this job in a few minutes.Full Answer >