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Why do my clothes still have a odor after being washed in whirlpool

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Why do my clothes still have a odor after being washed in whirlpool cabrio platinum washer machine?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Tech Care replied 1 year ago.
The Cabrio washer is a low water consumption machine and my experience with odors in clothes has been a lack of using chlorine bleach and hot water when washing white clothes, plus the over use of detergent and fabric softener.Fabric softener seals the pores of the fabric so that the detergent doesn't get into the clothes and will permanently damage micro-fiber cloth.Your complaint is probably the most common complaint I get on most of the new washers these days.Try using Borax and Arm & hammer washing soda with a very minimal amount of detergent and you will notice improved results.
Expert:  Appliance Tech Care replied 1 year ago.
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