Washer Tub is Leaning or Making Banging Sound

W10440729 - Replacing Washer Suspension Balls and Bushings in a Maytag WasherIf your washer is making a banging sound when it is in the spin cycle, or you can see that your tub is off-center or tilting when not in use, you may need to replace the suspension balls and bushings.

The suspension lines hook into the balls and bushings in order to bear the weight of the tub assembly. A leaning tub could indicate one of the bushings is broken and needs to be replaced.

Whirlpool Suspension Balls and Bushings W10440729

Suspension Balls and Bushings Part number: W10440729 Manufacturer: Whirlpool Used on these Brands: Maytag, Whirlpool,

Use your washer’s model number to find the correct part for your washer.

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No, don’t store your valuables in the dishwasher

insideofdishwasherDue to the recent news of hurricanes, lots of advice is making the rounds on social media on how best to protect your home and valuables. Some of that advice is not so great, like storing your valuables in the dishwasher. That’s because while dishwashers are very good at keeping (limited) amounts of water in, it’s not so good at keeping large quantities of water out. Continue reading

How to fix a dryer that will not spin, tumble or turn

Drum Repair Kit Part number: 4392065

Drum Repair Kit Part number: 4392065 Whirlpool brand machine dryers – both gas and electric. This dryer repair kit includes a belt Also included are two drum rollers, 4 tri-rings, a clip, an instruction sheet, and an idler pulley. Use this repair kit when dryer becomes noisy, will not start, will not tumble, not enough or no heat, and leaves marks on clothing.

If your dryer will not spin, tumble or turn, it might be due to one, or several of the following parts. Sometimes, these parts wear out equally overtime and it’s a good idea to replace all parts at once to save time. You can save money by buying all these parts together in a kit. Here are the parts to check. Continue reading

Prevent Pet Hair From Destroying Your Washer

How to Prevent Pet Hair From Destroying Your WasherIf you have a four-legged friend, you might be familiar with how pet hair can accumulate everywhere, especially during the summer months. All that cat and dog fur might end up clumping up your washer’s drain pump or your home’s plumbing – leaving you with expensive repair bills. To prevent this, follow these simple suggestions. Continue reading

Refrigerator Warm, But Freezer is Cold – How to Fix

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If your refrigerator is warm, but your freezer is cold, check to see if your refrigerator’s defrost thermostat is working. Check your refrigerator’s evaporator coils. If you notice Continue reading

Ice Maker Keeps Freezing Up – How to Fix

Whirlpool Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve w10408179

Whirlpool Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve w10408179

If your ice maker keeps freezing up, it could be due to a faulty water inlet valve. The valve could be letting a trickle of water flow inside the line and into the tube, causing the water to freeze up inside the line or tube. Try to thaw the water fill tube or line. Test the water inlet valve using a multimeter and replace, especially if this problem is reoccurring.

Find a replacement  Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve for your Refrigerator.

How to Fix Appliance Scratches

appliance touchup paint

Appliance touchup paint

Cover up scratches, gouges and marks on your appliance with perfectly matching, blending appliance touch up paint. Appliance touch up paint comes in a variety of colors to match your appliance’s finishes. Colors include black, white, almond, bisque and more.

If you have a stainless steel appliance, use Scratch-B-Gone to remove it. Scratch-B-Gone can remove scuffs, fine scratches, light scratches and deep scratches and gouges chemical stains, heat scorching and rust from stainless steel appliances, sinks and grills. It works great to remove spot scratches and marks – no need to redo the entire surface.

Use your appliance’s model number to find the correct color for your appliance or give us a call for help at 800-285-5833. Where you will find your appliance’s model number.

 

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