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Black mold growing on gray rubber boot inside door.

I have a Frigidaire front load washer that I purchased late 2006. The gray rubber boot inside of the door has developed a black mold that will not come off. I have tried straight bleach on it several times, but it does nothing to remove the black spots. I use the washer daily, and have never had this problem before. Do you have any suggestions on how to remove the mold and how to prevent it in the future?
Thank you,
Patty

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  • puppylov1994 Apr 12, 2009

    O.K., but do you have any ideas on how to get rid of the mold that is there?
    Thanks.


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Leave washer door slightly ajar after use to air out any moisture. Should prevent any future mold.

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  • Anonymous Apr 15, 2009

    Wash thoroughly with hot soap and detergent, and wipe dry. When the area cleaned is dry, apply an application of a fungicide. Although bleach will kill mold on the surface, if it is deeply embedded, bleach will typically evaporate before reaching the source. It should also be kept in mind that bleach produces chemicals that molds feed on.

    Hope this helps

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How do i remove the mould from the grey rubber inside my front loader washing machine

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