What is Causing a Grinding Noise in My Whirlpool Washer?

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If your washer is making strange sounds, it always means there is a problem. If you are lucky, it will be an incredibly minor problem that you can solve without making any replacement. Unfortunately, when you hear a grinding noise, this usually means something internal is having an issue. If you have a Whirlpool direct-drive washer, one common problem that …

Do Washer Hoses Need Replaced?

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As with most appliances, your washer is designed so that most of the working parts have the same lifespan. This means while you may need to make some replacements, everything will usually last the same amount of time. There is one caveat to this when it comes to washers — the hoses. The hoses in your washer are quite sturdy, …

How to Clean a Dirty Front Load Washer Gasket

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The gasket of the washer doesn’t seem like one of those parts that get very dirty, and yet, it is exposed to an endless torrent of moisture. Front-load washers are great appliances. They can wash your clothes using less detergent and less water, but they do have a bit of a flaw when it comes to the gasket. As the …

How to Balance a Washer

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Have you walked into your laundry room because your washer was on its spin cycle and creating a ton of noise? Did the washer vibrate so hard it appeared to be moving? This is an incredibly common problem with washers over time. What is happening is that your washer has fallen out of balance. When this happens, the force of …

How to Unclog a Washer Door Drain

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If you have a front load washer, it comes equipped with a pretty extensive door gasket. This plastic piece functions as a seal to keep water from leaking out. However, the way it is designed means that it features a hollow area in the center where wash water can end up. Because this wash water needs to be removed, the …

How to Check the Inlet Screen For Clogs in a Washer

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Have you noticed that your washer doesn’t fill with water or is slow to fill with water? There are a handful of different reasons for it. One such reason is a clogged inlet screen. When hot or cold water is pumped into your washer, it should be pretty clean. However, on the off chance that it isn’t and there are …

How to Replace a Damaged Outer Door Frame in Your Frigidaire Washer

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Discovering your Frigidaire washer model fafw3574ka has sprung a leak is never a pleasant revelation, however, when the leak is located around the door, resolving the malfunction is a relatively easy repair. Often, damage to the outer door frame is the reason water seeps out of the front of a washing machine. A cracked frame can interfere with the washer door closing …

Why Are Clothes Still Soapy After a Wash?

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Have you opened up your washer to find the clothes inside sticky or even still soapy? They are still covered with the residue of the washing detergent, but why? Did the rinse cycle not run? Is your washer broken? Maybe. Maybe not. If you are wondering where you should start your investigation, you will want to consider these causes before …