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LG TROMM Model WM2077CW-mildew on rubber

I love my Lg front load washer-first time buyer. however i have to leave my washer door open to air dry as i have mildew on the rubber part of the drum, If the door is closed i find the washin machine sticks when I reopen the door. Any suggestions on why this happens or tips to remove the mildew? my machine is balanced and there is no problem with the water draing.

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  • Anonymous Mar 09, 2009

    I have the same exact problem...

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    The round rubber covering at the front of the door opening collects water under the rubber flaps that doesn't drain and produces mold and mildew under the thick rubber flaps. Very hard to clean and unless you clean and wipe dry after every use, there is mold and mildrew. I am willing to replace the entire rubber sealer but how do I prevent this and clean the mold that is produced if I don't clean and dry after every use?

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First and foremost you MUST use an HE detergent, HE(high efficency) is design specifically for fontloading machines.. and use little amounts of it, 2-3 tablespoons is all that is required to clean a full tub of clothing.
Jusst using less of regular detergent is not the same as using correct soap. the moldy smell and black filth when the front bellow is pulled back is actually residual detegent not being disovled in normal operation , all front loading washers are experiencing this issue, there is a new product on the market to help combat this problem and for the 1-2 months ive been reccomending no one has told me that it hasnt helpd. heres the link www.affresh.com

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