Dishwasher advice

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Kyake
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Dishwasher advice

Postby Kyake » Tue Nov 05, 2019 12:37 pm

HI all. We've just got a dishwasher off our local freecycle site (yippee!). Although in good working order, it hasn't been used in about four months, so it's a bit smelly. Any ideas what to 'run through' it with? We're not big on using anything too chemically though.Any advice greatly appreciated.....
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Re: Dishwasher advice

Postby Denwand » Wed Nov 06, 2019 8:13 am

Give the drain hole and filter at the bottom of the dishwasher a good clean out with hot water - preferably cleaning the various parts in your sink in they detach, remove the racks and soap down in the sink as well.

Fill a cup with 250ml of white vinegar and place on the top rack - do a hot cycle and this should wash away grease and grime.

Fill another cup with 100 -200ml of baking soda and sprinkle around the bottom of the cabinet - another hot wash should see it odour free and sparkling 

I took this advice from a US website and it seems to work well! :D
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