7 Reasons Why a Refrigerator is not Dispensing Water

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Has the water from your refrigerator dispenser recently been reduced to a trickle? Or is your ice maker refusing to make ice cubes? Read on for the seven most common reasons and suggestions on how to repair them yourself. Faulty Dispenser Switch The dispenser switch is actuated by the dispenser lever which releases cool refreshing water into a glass. The switch might …

How to Install a New Door Switch in a Whirlpool Microwave

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Are you dealing with a Whirlpool microwave model YWMH31017AS that won’t turn on? If you are, a faulty door switch is a likely culprit. When you close the microwave door, the door switch is activated, meaning it relays a signal which starts up a variety of components in your appliance. On the other hand, opening the microwave door causes the appliance to …

How to Replace the Door Latch in Your Maytag Front Load Washer: Error Code F5E1

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The F5E1 error code on your Maytag MHW5500FW0 Front Load Washer is a door latch error. The repair for this error is pretty simple, requiring replacement door latch part WPW10443885, a small flathead screwdriver, a T20 Torx screwdriver, a spring clamp, a pair of needle nose pliers, and (optional) spring pliers (383EER4001A).   Before you begin your washer repair, be sure you have unplugged …

How to Replace the Temperature Sensor in a KitchenAid Oven/Microwave

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If your oven’s temperature sensor shorts out, the oven won’t work correctly. It either won’t be able to accurately regulate the temperature or inbuilt safety precautions will prevent it from turning on. Replace the sensor with replacement part #WPW10131825 if you have a KitchenAid Oven/Microwave Combo unit and follow these steps: 1. Unplug the appliance or flip the circuit breaker. During this repair, you …

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How to Replace the Compressor Overload in Your GE Refrigerator

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The compressor overload in your GE refrigerator model GSS20IEPWW protects the compressor from overheating. If the overload senses the compressor is getting too hot, it shuts the compressor down, giving it time to cool off. If the overload is malfunctioning, you may notice your refrigerator is not cooling. Replacing a failing overload is a repair most appliance owners can accomplish on their …

How to Repair a ‘No Heat’ Issue for GE Gas Stove

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Please note: This article is the summary of an AV Appliance Video repair video titled GE JGBP30WEA5WW Stove Repair – No heat in oven – Oven Igniter. Our in-home video guides tackle household appliance malfunctions to help you solve practical, everyday issues. In this video, Sean, from Ace Appliance, leads you through a comprehensive, step-by-step video guide to repairing a GE …

How to Replace the Defrost Sensor in a LG Refrigerator

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During the defrost cycle in a LG refrigerator model LFX21976ST, the defrost sensor tells the main control board the temperature inside the freezer. When the sensor is defective, the defrost cycle may stop functioning, which ultimately causes the evaporator in the freezer to ice up and the temperature in the fresh food compartment to increase. If your appliance is showing symptoms …

Fix Your Gas Oven’s Heat Control: How to Replace Your GE Oven’s Thermostat #WB20K8

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Most problems with range ovens start with the ability to control the heat. A broken element might stop heat from coming on at all, while a broken dial control might not read your temperature input, especially with a digital control panel. If your range oven turns on but keeps surpassing the set temperature, your thermostat may be broken. Without a functioning …