Get your washing machine smelling fresh as new

Use 1 pouch a week for 3 weeks, then continue using one pouch per month for maintenance.
1. Remove

All clothing and items from washing machine.

2. Pour

Tear 1 pouch and pour it into the washing drum. Do not add detergent.

3. Wash

Clean washer cycle. If your machine doesn’t have it, run a normal cycle with hot water.

4. Wipe

Any remaining residue with a towel and leave the door open to allow better ventilation.

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Remove odor-causing residues in any washer.

Safe to use in all machines including HE.
Won’t harm septic tanks.
Phosphate free

Frequently asked questions

What does this product do?

OxiClean™ Washing Machine Cleaner helps remove odor causing residues in any washer.

What do I do if an odor problem or visible residue already exists?


Use 1 pouch per week for 3 consecutive weeks following the instructions below.  Then, continue to use 1 pouch per month for maintenance.

  1. For all machines, remove clothing or other items from the washer.
  2. Open one pouch of OxiClean™ Washing Machine Cleaner, and pour into the washer drum. Note: Do not add any detergent to this cycle.
  3. Select the Clean Washer Cycle
  4. Note: If washer does not have Clean Washer Cycle, add OxiClean™ Washing Machine Cleaner to drum and run a normal cycle using hot water.

  5. Start the machine.
  6. After cycle is complete, wipe any residue that may be left behind with a towel including on drum, door, rubber gaskets, and seals.  Leave the door open to allow better ventilation.
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