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Why does a bad smell come from a dish washer?

  • Odor
  • Odor
  • Troubleshooting
  • Built in Appliances, Dishwashers
  • Last Updated 05/12/2015

Why does a bad smell come from a dish washer?

 

 

 

cause Cause

 

        ■ When a dish washer is not used for a long period of time in a closed area,

            a bad smell can occur due to food odor and residual water.

 

 

how to fix How to fix

 

      ① Leave a door open slightly after a cycle is complete to prevent an odor.

 

      ② If a dish washer will be not be used for a long period of time, please remove residual water under a filter. 
           To use again, first run a cycle with detergent and 30cc of vinegar without a load to remove a odor.

 

               Ventilation

                                           Ventilation

 

 

 

 

 

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