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Towels smell burnt after washing.

The towels always smell burnt after washing , we have tried all different wash cycles . Also have used the drum cleaning procedure often.

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  • Anonymous Nov 09, 2008

    Our bath towels and dish towels always smell burnt after being washed and dried.  We have high-end Bosch units that do a great job but leave our towels with that burnt smell.  We would really appreciate a solution to this problem. 


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Are you sure the burnt smell is coming from the washer and not from the dryer? If you've placed a rubber backed rug or other similar article of clothing, it is not uncommon for that rubber backing to melt and get embedded in the heated duct of the dryer . Not sure this helps but if you can clarify the point at which the burnt smell is first observed that would help..
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