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Mildew smell on clothes

I recently purchased a pair of frigidaire front load washer and dryer. I have noticed an awful order in our clother when I remove them from the dryer. It does not matter if I immediately remove them from the washer and dry the load or wait. I use a fragranced wash soap and fabric softner in the wash and a bounce in the dryer. They still smell when I remove them from the dryer when they are dry. I do not notice this smell when I am placing them in the dryer. I truly regret spending the money on these products. Help?????

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I have the same machines. Try using an old towel and detergent solution( use rubber gloves) and thouroughly clean the door seal. It can be just full of old lint, dirt, etc. in the grooves. Also try some oxyclean in your next load. That will help get rid of the odor also. These washers stay warm quite a long time and clothing will mildew fast in warm weather, but you probably already know that.

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