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Posted DurhamAppliance on 09 August 2013 - 11:10 PM
Didn't have a manual and never disassembled one of these before... no worries I say, .. How hard can it be?
Get out there and discovered it uses those really thick swivel style burners.... N...
Posted DurhamAppliance on 09 February 2014 - 10:29 PM
The Style and manufacture date are more important than the model number.
Once you know the manufacture date for a fridge, simply pick the last manual produced before that date. If you don't know the date, you can always click here ,http://b2b.frigidaire.com/support/manuals.asp a...
Posted Samurai Appliance Repair Man on 26 March 2015 - 09:18 PM
A lot has changed at Appliantology.org over the years! We've gone from being a site that focused on helping DIYers to a site focused on supporting the professional tech community.
In the past, one of the ways this site supported and funded itself was through parts sales to DIYers....
Posted Patricio on 16 December 2014 - 10:53 PM
Reset control board (Unplug/Replug unit), put into diagnostics & went thru cycles with drain cycle toward end of service mode. Unit drained...
Posted DurhamAppliance on 18 May 2014 - 05:48 AM
On a Samsung repair, the First thing you do is talk with the customer about the problem. DO NOT open or let customer open the doors or unplug the fridge. "Ma'am, don't touch the fridge. Only the facts, please."
The second thing you MUST do with Samsungs is "talk to the fridge." Again do not op...
Samurai Appliance Repair Man's Blog > The Appliantology Academy's Appliance Tech Boot Camp, Coming This Spring
Posted Samurai Appliance Repair Man on 31 January 2014 - 08:43 PM
Answer : home services.
Looking to get in on the glamour life of being a professional appliance repair technician but you don't have the time or the money to travel somewhere and be gone for a few weeks at a time? Now you can learn appliance repair at your own pace right online...
Posted Samurai Appliance Repair Man on 10 September 2013 - 01:44 PM
The main tasks of a detergent are to remove soil from surfaces and prevent the re-deposits of soils on the surfaces. The best detergent formulations will be powdered. Do not use gels or liquid detergents.
Why powdered detergent? Because in toda...
Posted Samurai Appliance Repair Man on 22 August 2012 - 07:48 AM
Posted MicaBay on 21 April 2015 - 12:37 AM
Customer calls back next...
Posted Samurai Appliance Repair Man on 17 April 2013 - 02:30 PM
This distinguishes the Samurai School of Appliantology from the Monkey Boy School of Appliance Repair . When I replace an appliance part, it's because I have proven that the part is bad. This proof could be something subtle, like an electrical me...
Samurai Appliance Repair Man's Blog > A Powerful and Portable Information Tool for Professional Appliantologists
Posted Samurai Appliance Repair Man on 16 February 2013 - 08:50 AM
- You're trying to fix an Electrolux range but you can't even figure out how to take it apart so you can troubleshoot.
- You need to put a Whirlpool Duet washer into diagnostic mode...
Posted Samurai Appliance Repair Man on 26 May 2015 - 07:24 AM
The past couple of years have been especially intense and transformative ones for Team Samurai (me, Mrs. Samurai, and our two sons Stephen and Sam) with the creation and devel...
Posted tpoindexter on 13 May 2015 - 11:11 AM
discussing strobes it occurred to me someone had probably created an app with RPM already. Shazaaam!!!
Here's a app that will allow you to test RPM on fans. You can also test motor rpm, if, you place a mark on the shaft.
Posted DurhamAppliance on 28 November 2014 - 03:54 PM
First up is a tip passed on to me from Applianceman97. It's info he recently acquired in a training class. Even with all the knowledge bro A97 has, he continues to train and attend classes. A superior tech who continues to up his game is an unstoppable force. We're lucky to have him share his knowledg...
Posted DurhamAppliance on 24 August 2014 - 01:49 AM
Samurai Appliance Repair Man's Blog > Want an Interesting and Lucrative Career? Skip College and Go Into Appliance Repair!
Posted Samurai Appliance Repair Man on 25 July 2014 - 05:03 PM
Posted Samurai Appliance Repair Man on 29 December 2013 - 03:33 PM
Adding a couple shameless plugs of my own...
How to test GE refrigerator fan motors with a 9-volt battery: http://appliantology...er-fan-motor...
Posted DurhamAppliance on 17 March 2015 - 11:28 PM
Posted Samurai Appliance Repair Man on 09 December 2014 - 04:06 PM
This is a picture from a recent service call I did. That white/translucent plastic tubing you see coming out of the floor and connecting to the gray PEX tubing on the refrigerator is a big No-No. That's a flood waiting to happen. Think about it: that plastic tubing us under household water pressur...