Discuss

Washer smells like stagnant water

 in

Washer Repair

. "

Son overloaded washer now it smells like stagnant water is keeps getting worse. How can we remove the tub to

..."
 
 
Register | FAQ's | New Posts | Today's Posts | Extras
Appliance Repair Forum > Appliance Repair Help > Washer Repair » Washer smells like stagnant water

Post New Thread  Reply By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com, Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 10-17-2009, 04:20 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 1
Nora L is on a distinguished road
Default Washer smells like stagnant water
Model Number: MAV-35   Brand: Maytag   Age: 1 - 5 years   

Appliance Parts from AppliancePartPros.com


Son overloaded washer now it smells like stagnant water is keeps getting worse. How can we remove the tub to clean out water?


Related Models
Maytag MAV1655AWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV1755AWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV208DAWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Admiral MAV2200AJW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV2755AJW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV2755AWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV2757AWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV275SAWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV308DAWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Admiral MAV3350AGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV3757AWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV3758AWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV3855AGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV3855AKW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV3855AWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV385SAWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV3905AWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV3955EWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV4057AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV4057AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV408DAWK WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV408DAWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV4500AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV4755AWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV4757AWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV4758AWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV5000AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV5000AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV5057AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV5057AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV551EEWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV5758EWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV5920AGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV5920EWK WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV5920EWW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV5960AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6000AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6000AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6057AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6057AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6200AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6200AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6250AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6250AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6257AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6257AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6260AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Admiral MAV6300AGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV6300AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6300AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Admiral MAV6300BGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Admiral MAV6300CGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV6357AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6358AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6451AGW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6451AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6451AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6457AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6458AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6548AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6548AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6601AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6601AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV6650AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7000AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7000AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7057AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7057AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7200AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7200AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7257AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7257AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7258AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7258AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7260AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7260BWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7357AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7357AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7358AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7358AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7450AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7450AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7501EWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7504EWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7550AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7550AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7551AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7551AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7557EWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7557EWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7580EWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7580EWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Admiral MAV7600ACQ WASHER-TOP LOADING
Admiral MAV7600AGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV7600AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7600AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Admiral MAV7600BGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Admiral MAV7600CGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV7650AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7650AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7657EWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7657EWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7700AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7700AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Admiral MAV7750AGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Admiral MAV7750BGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Admiral MAV7750CGW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAV7757AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV7757AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV8000AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV8000AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV8057AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV8057AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV8260AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV8260AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV8500AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV8500AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV8551AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV8551AWW WASHER, ATLANTIS
Maytag MAV8557AWQ WASHER, ATLANTIS
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 10-18-2009, 01:22 PM
Senior Expert
APP Volunteer
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 10,672
sidfink43 has a spectacular aura about
Default

I am just guessing, but I think the overload may have caused some to clog the drain hoses or pump and it has not completely emptied. Otherwise, hard to see how overloading it would cause stagnant smell.
__________________
-
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 10-18-2009, 02:07 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: The Last Frontier. Alaska. Land of the midnight sun!
Posts: 6
alaskawildflwr is on a distinguished road
Default distince odor

that you can use but if not just run it alone with some bleach
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 10-18-2009, 02:09 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: The Last Frontier. Alaska. Land of the midnight sun!
Posts: 6
alaskawildflwr is on a distinguished road
Default the odor

is a new machine becuz mine does too after a few washings i will run a wash machine cleanser through it the product is made by tide it works wonders
Quote:
Originally Posted by alaskawildflwr View Post
that you can use but if not just run it alone with some bleach
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com
 
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Whirlpool washer smells like something is burning D Will Washer Repair 4 08-06-2011 08:42 AM
Stackable Washer - won't drain, smells like its burning! Thegirls Washer Repair 4 01-27-2010 12:35 PM
No water and smells HOT joshbeth Dishwasher Repair 0 07-31-2009 04:52 PM
washer smells moldy all the time calfpen Washer Repair 5 02-11-2009 04:37 PM
refrigerator smells and water in bottom jim Refrigerator & Freezer Repair 1 10-17-2007 11:42 AM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:53 PM.

The content on this web site is for informational purposes only and is not intended to replace an on-site diagnosis from a qualified appliance service technician. By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com , Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17