Great tutorial on how to clean your washing machine with just baking soda and vinegar. Easy, fast way to get rid of the smell and mold on front loading washing machines, but this method should work on top loading washers as well.
It's time to clean your washing machine! Even if it's not visibly dirty and grungy, this will help clean soap scum and mineral deposits in the pipes and hoses. You just need vinegar, bleach, and two wash cycles!
How to Clean Your Front-Loading Washing Machine. 1/4 c sack of baking soda and vinegar, stir and pour in detergent dispenser. Pour 2 c vinegar in tub. Run through hot cycle, wipe down rubber gasket and door.