3 Steps to Take When Your Whirlpool Washer Won’t Drain

Like all appliances, your washing machine may stop working from time to time. It’s frustrating when you’re trying to wash your laundry, but you’re faced with a washing machine that won’t drain. If your Whirlpool washing machine is not draining, here are three potential causes to check for. To ensure your safety, always disconnect the washing machine from power before …

What Using Too Much Detergent Does to a Washing Machine

It’s an educated guess, but you are probably using too much detergent in your washing machine. It’s true, there might be some who think that more detergent equals cleaner clothing, but usually it is more of an issue of detergent manufacturers telling you to use more than you need. Obviously, if you use more, you need to buy it more …

How to Locate the Model and Serial Number on Whirlpool Appliances

How essential is it to be able to locate the model and serial numbers on your appliances? Perhaps you’re registering a new product, needing a repair, or just searching for information online. The name is the thing! Here’s a quick guide to locating the model and serial numbers on appliances in the Whirlpool family, which includes Maytag, Amana, JennAir, KitchenAid, and, …

How to Replace a Timer Clock On Your Oven

When a timer clock goes out, it is a problem that is pretty easy to diagnose. You may, at first, think the entire oven lacks power since the display is blank. However, you will soon notice that the display simply is no longer works or is dim. Furthermore, if the clock is going faulty, the buttons could lack response and …

Replacing an Evaporator Fan in Your Refrigerator

In order to optimally cool your refrigerator, your appliance takes the cold air that originates in the freezer and uses an evaporator fan to push it into your fresh food compartment. So if you find that your freezer is still cold, but your refrigerator is not, it could very well be that your evaporator fan has stopped working. When this happens, it …

Why Isn’t The Detergent Dissolving In Your Dishwasher?

Have you opened your dishwasher only to find that it is covered with undissolved detergent all over your dishes or an undissolved tablet is sitting at the bottom of the tub? This not only means that your dishes aren’t fully cleaned, but you also have a problem with your dishwasher. Having undissolved detergent left over is not normal, and you …

Why Is My Refrigerator Making Noise After Replacing the Water Filter?

If you have recently changed your water filter in your refrigerator and now find it is making odd noises when you run the water, you may think you have done something wrong. This may or may not actually be true. Regardless, as with any problem that makes a noise, you want that noise to stop, but in this case, it …

BlueStar and Big Chill Gas Ranges and Wall Ovens Recalled

Prizer-Painter Stove Works has recalled their line of wall oven and gas ranges because of a consumer hazard.  Recall Information  The Consumer Product Safety Commission sent out a recall notice on September 11, 2018, for their range of Blue Star and Big Chill wall ovens and gas ranges. The recall came after the risk of burn hazards that stem from accumulated gas …

How to Open a Stuck Washer Door

There are several parts in the door assembly of a washer that can fail. The door latch, the lid switch, even a control board malfunction can keep a washer door from opening or unlocking after the cycle is finished. However, before you can make the right washer repair, you first need to get that washer door open. Here is how to …

How to Repair a Frozen Ice Maker Supply Line

If the ice maker in your refrigerator is no longer making ice or is turning out smaller than normal ice cubes, your problem could be that the water supply line to the ice maker is frozen up. This can happen if you keep your freezer colder than the recommended zero degrees Fahrenheit or if there are a number of cold …