How to Replace a Faulty Drain Hose in Your Maytag Washer

Puddles on your floor are never a welcoming sight, especially when the water is coming from your washing machine. Although there are a few possible reasons why your Maytag washer model LAT9704AAE would leak, one common malfunction is a damaged pump to siphon break drain hose. The drain hose carries waste water out of your appliance. Unfortunately, as the hose …

How to Replace a Faulty Start Device in Your Maytag Refrigerator

A defective start device in your Maytag refrigerator model MSS26C6MFB can cause the compressor in your appliance to become non-functional, meaning your fridge will not get cool. When this occurs, you will often hear a humming or clicking noise at the back of your appliance as the compressor attempts to turn on every minute or so. Removing the faulty start device, and …

Haier Expands Recall of Chest Freezers Due to Fire Hazard

If you are like many homeowners who frequently find their freezer overrun with groceries and leftovers, then you may have invested in a chest freezer for your garage. However, if you own a chest freezer made by Haier America then it is important that you are aware of a recall of their chest freezers first announced in 2010 and expanded …

3 Common Electric Cooktop Repairs You Should Know

Electric cooktops resemble gas cooktops in that not all of them look the same but operate on the same basic electrical principles. Before we take a look at three common repairs, it would be helpful to understand how an electric cooktop works. How Does an Electric Cooktop Work Electrical cooktops comprise one of two different types of heating coils. One …

Understanding How a Gas Cooktop Operates

Gas cooktops vary in appearance, but basic functionality is the same Whether you have a Jenn-Air, Bosch, or a KitchenAid cooktop, it doesn’t matter; basic functionality is the same for all makes and models of gas cooktops. Have you ever gone out to the kitchen to cook something only to discover that after you turned one of the burner controls …

How to Replace Your GE Refrigerator’s Water and Ice Dispenser Control Board Assembly WR55X23210

Refrigerators are getting more and more complicated. But making repairs to the control board doesn’t have to be. If your refrigerator’s control board isn’t responding to commands, you can replace the whole board. Order replacement part WR55X23210 and follow these steps for a quick repair if you have a GE, RCA, or Kenmore model. 1. Unplug the refrigerator. It’s important to unplug …

How to Replace the Broil Element in a GE Range Oven

Given enough, oven elements break. The most common causes of damage are when the part shorts out, burns out, or the terminals break. Order replacement part WB44T10009 for GE broiler elements and follow these steps: 1. Unplug the oven. During this repair, you will be unplugging wires. Make sure the appliance is fully removed from the power source by unplugging it …