Keeping the door seal clean and dry will prevent the build up of mould. regular cleaning keeps it and fresh and prevents possible deterioration and leakage. Also wipe the door glass to remove any hair, fluff and limescale.
Hoover also recommend that a regular maintenance wash is done, ideally once per month to further clean the seal and door glass. Use Care plus Protect from Hoover will help remove harmful limescale and the gunk that makes the machine smell. It can be purchased via our spares web page on this site. For further clarification please view our helpful video.