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#1 Samurai Appliance Repair Man

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Posted 29 November 2010 - 09:38 AM

Well, it was a noble experiment: allow all participants here at the Samurai School to make suggestions for its improvements. Problem was that Grasshoppers kept coming along and starting appliance topics here. They just aren't familiar enough with The School to give them that kind of access. So, to submit a new suggestion here, you need to be Apprentice or above. Saaaweee!

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#2 kdog

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Posted 29 November 2010 - 06:58 PM

LoL - Grasshoppers are N.L.A. !
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#3 Samurai Appliance Repair Man

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Posted 29 November 2010 - 07:10 PM

Yeah, it's so sad... and to think I had something special planned for my delectable leetle grasshoppahs...

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#4 john63

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Posted 29 November 2010 - 10:35 PM

Snatching pebbles from the hand is too much to ask...sometimes.
To eliminate:

Musty odor

L-O-N-G cycle times

Dingy/yellowing whites

Suds error message

Slow spin speeds

Intermittent water leaks (from rear of washer)

And other annoying symptoms which vary brand-to brand.

Read below:

The *correct* amount of HE (High Efficiency) detergent that should be used in any front load or agitatorless top load washer with tub sizes 3.0 cu ft and larger is as follows:

HE: (2) Tablespoons Per Wash Load

HE 2X: (1) Tablespoon

HE 3X: (1) Teaspoon

Perform a TUB CLEAN CYCLE every (4) months.

Use: "Tide Washing Machine Cleaner"

#5 Tuco

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Posted 29 November 2010 - 11:58 PM

Looks like I slipped under the wire. ;)

#6 Samurai Appliance Repair Man

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Posted 30 November 2010 - 12:00 AM

Looks like I slipped under the wire. ;)


No slipping at all-- you're not a Grasshopper! :)

#7 ROBBYRIG

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Posted 30 November 2010 - 05:33 AM

Well I have this Kenmore fridge with a lot of ice buildup on the back.
Does anyone know what that might be??

#8 BrntToast

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Posted 30 November 2010 - 12:32 PM

i know exactly what it is...... ice is frozen water

The only stupid question is the one not asked

hope i've been helpfull, if you wish to buy Brnt beer kick here


http://brnttoast.googlepages.com/home


feel free to prvt msg frigidaire questions my way

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#9 kdog

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Posted 30 November 2010 - 07:43 PM

What kinda fridge is it ?? - A white one!
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#10 Samurai Appliance Repair Man

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Posted 30 November 2010 - 07:51 PM

Model number? Kenmore... I think.

#11 RegUS_PatOff

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Posted 30 November 2010 - 08:09 PM

Kenmore Elite 70
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one of my video productions: “Easter Seals: Walk With Me”

every day is Down Syndrome Awareness Day
"A Child Is Waiting" . Burt Lancaster . Judy Garland . 1962

RegUS_PatOff > www.youtube.com/watch?v=oPAY2LsKVEw

#12 john63

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Posted 30 November 2010 - 08:16 PM

john63: "What's the problem that you're having?"

Customer: "I don't know,it's not working right".

john63: "Can you elaborate more?"

Customer: "Just that it ain't working the way it should".

***********

Sadly---this conversation is not a hypothetical scenario...
To eliminate:

Musty odor

L-O-N-G cycle times

Dingy/yellowing whites

Suds error message

Slow spin speeds

Intermittent water leaks (from rear of washer)

And other annoying symptoms which vary brand-to brand.

Read below:

The *correct* amount of HE (High Efficiency) detergent that should be used in any front load or agitatorless top load washer with tub sizes 3.0 cu ft and larger is as follows:

HE: (2) Tablespoons Per Wash Load

HE 2X: (1) Tablespoon

HE 3X: (1) Teaspoon

Perform a TUB CLEAN CYCLE every (4) months.

Use: "Tide Washing Machine Cleaner"

#13 RJ Kanary_old

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Posted 09 December 2010 - 03:20 PM

It's the same way in the Automotive Service industry from which I was forcibly retired by disability. "I can't describe it, but ever since you worked on it, it just doesn't seem right ".

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#14 LtSiver

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Posted 04 January 2011 - 11:38 AM

Trust me Gentlemen (and ladies), it's in any repair industry. Working in computers you see this very often, and there are many things that can cause it to "not work right." The sad part is when you do a search and destroy for trying to find problems, you'll find lots and none of it will resolve their issue.




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