Why Is My Dryer Squeaking?

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You don’t fully realize how many rotations your dryer makes during a cycle until it squeaks on every single one. Even a slight squeak can be maddening and you obviously want it fixed as soon as possible. However, the cause of this noise can differ depending on where the squeak is coming from. You will want to get close and …

How to Replace the Chopper Assembly in Your KitchenAid Dishwasher

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The chopper assembly in your KitchenAid dishwasher model KUDS01JWHO has the important job of cutting up the food particles left in your appliance. This action prevents bits of food from passing into the dishwasher pump, which can cause a serious clog. Signs of a malfunctioning chopper assembly are draining issues, dishes left dirty after a cycle and excessive noise. If …

Why a Washer is Leaking from the Bottom?

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Did you come back to your laundry room to find a puddle underneath your washer? Unfortunately, this isn’t a one-time occurrence. If your washer is leaking, it is an indication of a problem, but what should you be checking first? For your own safety, before investigating a washer leak, you should disconnect the washer from the electricity. Check the Hoses …

How to Replace the Turntable Motor in Your GE Microwave

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In order to cook your food evenly, the turntable in your over-the-range GE microwave model JVM1870BF rotates. The rotation is controlled by a turntable motor, which connects to a coupler. When the glass tray in your appliance stops spinning, a malfunctioning turntable motor is a likely cause. Luckily, replacing the defective motor is a simple repair that shouldn’t take you long at …

Simple Solution For Washer Not Agitating

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What do you do when you go to start a new load of laundry, only to find that your top-loading washer isn’t washing your clothes? Instead of replacing the washer, try replacing the agitator dogs! This easy fix will save money, and in most cases, will get you back up and running in no time at all. Your top-loading washer …

Are Top Load or Front Load Washer Easier to Repair?

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The debate about which is better – top load or front load – among washers is a debate that rages to this day. Each has distinct benefits that should affect your choice. What shouldn’t affect your choice is which model is easier to repair. However, while that shouldn’t affect your purchase, there will come a day where you will need …

Why a Dryer is Stuck Drying in Air Fluff

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Typically when a dryer is spinning, but not heating, the first thing you suspect is a problem with the heat. This is a good first instinct. You will want to check the heating element and the high limit thermostat that will shut off power to the heating element if the appliance got too hot. However, if you test both with …