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Scum on my clothes espically whites help

I wash my clothes on a 40degree wash and they smell lovely but have a horrible grey scum on them, i have done a wash cycle with bleach and 90 degree wash without clothes but the problem is still happening, ive checked the filters they are all clean, please help michelle,

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  • heroutdoors Jun 10, 2008

    I get a brown sludge build up which transfers to any clothes that are by the rubber seals and the door when it spins. This didn't occur with my 2 previous Hoover machines that I had for a total of 30 years, but occurs with my new Bosch machine. I have not changed my washing habits - I am mean with the soap, don't use conditioner and have always done 40 deg washes with very few 60 deg.
    It has been suggested that I clean the machine with vinegar or washing soda or dishwasher cleaner. Has anyone tried any of these or have another solution?



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You need to do more washs on 90 but dont put bleach in its just sludge build up between the drums vey normal ffrom doing warm washs all the time i do 95 degree washs evey three months to keep machine clean.hope this helps.

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