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  • Last Updated 04/21/2015

How can I prevent odors from and stains on rubber gasket?



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         ■ How to prevent rubber gasket from odor and stain


             - If tub is left wet after use, odor and stain can occur.

               Leave door open for a while after use.


         How to fix


             How to clean rubber gasket

                1) Clean inner side of the door and rubber gasket with a soft towel.


                2) To eliminate any stain or foreign substance remained inside the rubber gasket, 
                    dilute 100ml of chloride bleach in warm water at 30 degrees for 1000 times less concentration.

                   Then, clean the rubber gasket with the diluted solution.


               ※ Take extra caution for children when the door is open.

                    Do not let them go inside tub.


                     cleaning gasket


                                 extra care for baby

                                                     <Extra care for baby>


If the problem is not resolved, please call  LG Support representative on 1800-180 -9999 (Toll Free)



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