Safety should always be a concern when troubleshooting a problem with any major appliance. If you’re going to be working with the electronics of an appliance, remember to always disconnect the appliance from any power source or possibly gas sources.
If your refrigerator isn’t staying as cold as it should, regardless of the temperature setting, a number of things could be causing the problem. Two to check are: the evaporator motor and the defrost thermostat. Both are relatively easy to replace.
You can extend the life of your older water heater by replacing a corroded sacrificial anode. These rods are designed to deteriorate over time. Replacing the anode rod in an older water heater will help protect other important components.
Were you aware you can often save money by purchasing generic parts instead of manufacturer-specific parts? This is often practical when repairing older appliances, but be careful to check your warranty first. Any in-warranty repairs are likely to require manufacturer made (OEM) parts.
If your top loading washing machine is making a grinding noise during the wash cycle but the agitator turns freely, then it may be the drive coupling that’s damaged. Once you remove the agitator, you should be able to replace the coupling and ensure that the splines on the transmission shaft are clean and free…Details
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When you’re planning an appliance repair, it’s always a good idea to have a few things nearby before you begin, including: the right parts, the appropriate tools and a schematic, exploded view or other reference materials.
One of the most overlooked appliances for maintenance is a walk-in cooler or freezer. These are heavy duty appliances that should really be checked regularly for maintenance purposes, so don’t neglect your restaurant’s walk-in if you want to keep your food chilled.
Drain pans, sometimes called “condensate or drip pans,” found beneath refrigerators, humidifiers, and portable air-conditioners can become a garden of mold, bacteria, and algae if not emptied regularly. In addition, they may rust and be unusable. If you have a drip pan that has seen better days, replace it with a new one.
Replace the water filter every six months, (more often if you have hard water) or when the indicator light comes on. Water filters for most fridges are in stock, if we don’t have it we can order it in for you. have your model number and/or Filter Part Number ready when its time to get…Details