Wash in warm water with a mild powder detergent (without bleach) on a gentle cycle.
You may wish to repeat the rinse cycle to be sure all soap residue is removed.
An extra spin cycle will help to remove excess water.
Do not lift the product from the washer; scoop it from the bottom.
Are North Face jackets machine washable?
Washing a Waterproof North Face Jacket. Place the jacket in a front-loading washing machine on a low spin, double rinse cycle. Make sure all pockets are zipped up and all Velcro straps are fastened. Do not use a top-loading washing machine; the center agitator will cause damage to the jacket, particularly the pockets.
Can you put North Face jackets in the dryer?
Put it through the rinse cycle twice, to be sure the detergent residue washes out. You can dry your jacket in a low temperature dryer, and if necessary, use a cool iron. Do not use bleach or fabric softeners, dry clean, or store when wet. My GORE-TEX® jacket by The North Face® is leaking.
How do you wash a Northface jacket and keep it soft?
Wash and dry your North Face jacket to make it softer.
- Pour a mild, non-detergent cleaner that is made especially for down into your washing machine and start the machine using cold water and set on a gentle cycle.
- Place your North Face jacket, turned inside out, into the water and wash it.
Can you put Gore Tex in the washing machine?
It’s easy to wash your Gore-Tex® outerwear: Machine wash in warm water with liquid detergent. Tumble dry on medium heat.
How long does DWR coating last?
If you use your garment several times each week for intense periods of activity, the DWR will not last as long as a jacket that is used, say, only a few times per month. And DWR applied at the factory to a new garment typically lasts longer than reapplications. To test your jacket’s DWR, sprinkle on some water.
Do North Face jackets shrink?
Remove any fur trim, which is found around the hood of many North Face coats. Remove the coat from the washing machine when the cycle is finished, then place it in the dryer. Use a delicate cycle and check on the coat every 20 minutes until it has fully dried. The heat will cause the coat to shrink as it dries.