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Dishwasher stinks or smells like mold or mildew

A Samsung washer with the door open and dishes inside

In order for mold and mildew to grow in your dishwasher and start to stink or smell bad, moisture, warmth, and a source of nutrients (such as food particles) all need to be present. Regularly cleaning and maintaining your dishwasher can help prevent mold growth and other sources of odors. The same maintenance can be used to clear away pre-existing odors.

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