Testing an LED Bulb in a Refrigerator using only a Battery and some Wire

Testing an LED Bulb in a Refrigerator using only a Battery and some Wire

Wondering if that LED in your refrigerator is faulty? Grab a couple pieces of scrap wire, a useless old battery, and let's find out. Here we have a nine-volt battery that will no longer power my multimeter, but it still has a use. The battery itself is still putting out...
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KitchenAid Microwave Fan Not Working

KitchenAid Microwave Fan Not Working

KitchenAid makes high-quality microwaves that draw on the company’s long experience with manufacturing home appliances. But sometimes machines do break, and when that happens, it helps to know what's causing the problem and how to repair it.  If your KitchenAid microwave fan is not working, it could be one of...
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Common Maytag Freezer Problems (And How To Fix Them)

Common Maytag Freezer Problems (And How To Fix Them)

Maytag is a popular American home appliance brand that makes a range of attractive freezer units. As with any product, however, problems can occur.  In this guide, we run through troubleshooting for a range of issues, including freezer not freezing, clicking sounds, freezers running all the time, and leaking water. ...
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Essential Steps For Troubleshooting Your Sub-Zero Refrigerator

Essential Steps For Troubleshooting Your Sub-Zero Refrigerator

Sub-Zero is one of America’s most famous refrigerator brands, thanks to its legendary quality and appliance features.  However, units sometimes require fixes.  In this guide, we cover common troubleshooting and refrigerator repair procedures and methods. This guide applies to the following models:  Model 700TRModel 736TRModel 700TF(I)Model 736TFIModel 700TC(I)Model 736TCIModel 700BRModel...
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Why Your Dishes Are Coming Out of Your Dishwasher Wet

Why Your Dishes Are Coming Out of Your Dishwasher Wet

When properly functioning and using a heated dry cycle, your dishes should come out of the dishwasher spotless and dry enough to put away. However, if recently they have started coming out covered in puddles and water droplets, it is time to troubleshoot because your dishwasher is having a problem....
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The 9 Most Common Tools Needed for Appliance Repair

The 9 Most Common Tools Needed for Appliance Repair

Appliance repair involves a number of specialty tools. You may need a resettable fuse, condenser brushes, canned air, and calipers for specialty jobs - and there are more than a few specialty jobs to be done every year. However, the vast majority of appliance repairs can be performed with a short and...
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Why Isn’t Your Samsung Electric Dryer Working?

Why Isn’t Your Samsung Electric Dryer Working?

There’s never a good time to have problems with your clothes dryer. As an appliance that’s used on a regular basis, you could soon be left with a lot of damp clothing if your clothes dryer were to suddenly stop working or have an issue. The good news is that...
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Why Your Whirlpool all-in-one Washer & Dryer won’t Spin

Why Your Whirlpool all-in-one Washer & Dryer won’t Spin

So, your Smart All-In-One Washer & Dryer from Whirlpool has stopped spinning, and you need a quick fix. While the manufacturer is regularly praised for its long-lasting products, problems with the drum are among the most common faults. While the combination of a washer and dryer in one unit is...
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Why Your Hotpoint Freezer Is No Longer Freezing

Why Your Hotpoint Freezer Is No Longer Freezing

To the non-technical person, freezers seem like complicated units capable of doing something quite extraordinary - lowering temperatures below that of the surrounding. Happily, though, they work on elementary principles. Hotpoint freezer repair usually involves replacing broken or defective parts or doing simple troubleshooting.  This guide will cover the following...
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How To Repair A Bosch Washer That Won’t Spin

How To Repair A Bosch Washer That Won’t Spin

Bosch washing machines are well-known for their performance and longevity, but sometimes they can develop a weak spin or not spin up at all. Fortunately, you don’t always have to replace the entire unit if your washer is not working. In many cases, simple fixes will get the machine up...
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Why your Maytag Dishwasher may be Leaking

Why your Maytag Dishwasher may be Leaking

If you’re having problems with your Maytag Dishwasher leaking while it’s running, then you’ve come to the right place to troubleshoot your issue. This guide will help you get to the bottom of the problem of your dishwasher repair and help you solve the problem as quickly as possible.  If...
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Common cooling issues with GE Refrigerators

Common cooling issues with GE Refrigerators

Refrigerators ultimately serve one main function in your home: to cool and store foods to a temperature below room temperature. If your GE refrigerator is currently failing to do this, it's vital that you find a quick solution. This simple guide to diagnosing and fixing various faults relating to the...
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Why is your GE Washer making strange sounds?

Why is your GE Washer making strange sounds?

If your GE Washer is making some less-than-pleasant noises that are cause for concern, you’ve come to the right place to troubleshoot it. This diagnostic guide and repair guide is ideal for the following GE models:  GTW460GTW485GTW490GTW500GTW680GTW750 What sounds are normal?  If any of these above-mentioned models are new to...
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Why Does Your KitchenAid Bottom-Freezer Fridge Keep Freezing Food?

Why Does Your KitchenAid Bottom-Freezer Fridge Keep Freezing Food?

Most people encounter faults with their refrigerator at one time or another. While a lack of power, faulty doors, or an overly warm temperature are just some of the issues you may have considered, you may not have thought about the threat of the fridge becoming too cold! After all,...
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Diagnosing and Fixing a Whirpool Top Load Washer

Diagnosing and Fixing a Whirpool Top Load Washer

If your Whirlpool Washer model WTW4850HW or WTW4955HW is making no noise and is not working, there is a handful of reasons that it may be malfunctioning. While there are a variety of reasons you may need to troubleshoot your Whirlpool, such as the water not filling enough or overfilling,...
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