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Cleaning the washing machine

How can I clean my washing machine with household products?

You’d like some tips on cleaning your washing machine as gently as possible, perhaps using household products? Essentially, the approach is very straightforward. Nevertheless, we advise using the Bosch washing machine cleaner. We’ve tested it in Bosch washing machines to ensure it provides optimum cleaning results.

We advise you not to clean your washing machine with household products. Cleaning products that contain acid or vinegar can damage the rubber parts of your appliance. Primarily, make sure that you use the right amount of washing detergent. Please see the detergent manufacturer’s instructions.

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Contact us

Our specialist advisors are available Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm, Saturday 8am to 4pm and Sunday 9am to 3pm.

Appliance assistant

Online support and the answers to many common questions can be found within our appliance assistant.

Instruction manuals

If you have lost your manual you can download a copy. Instruction manuals contain essential information to operate and maintain your appliance.

Replacement spare parts

Sometimes a spare part is all you need to get your appliance back up and running. Buy genuine spare parts direct from Bosch.