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kdog

Member Since 08 May 2005
Offline Last Active Sep 12 2014 10:34 PM

#207489 Lost Necklace in Washer - Whirlpool TAWS800JQ0

Posted by kdog on 06 September 2011 - 08:57 PM

May have found it's way into the drain pump where it awaits you to unwind it from around the impeller, or it could be laying in outer tub below the basket

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http://applianceguru...forum2/141.html


#207485 FIX for Slow Condenser Fan 2001 GE Arctica Refrigerator, model: psi23ngmbb

Posted by kdog on 06 September 2011 - 08:25 PM

Or, just play it safe and get a new fan motor

http://www.repaircli...ber=PSI23NGMBBB

 

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#207399 WP washer M# WTW6200VW0 leaking

Posted by kdog on 06 September 2011 - 12:18 AM

There was an update to the tub ring at some point to prevent leaks at front, left corner - i got fooled by a rolled up candywrapper in the fab. soft. port of the dipenser once - see this teardown :

http://appliantology...ytag-bravos-he/


#207398 Kitchenaid Ice bin will not seat in Refrigerator door-KSRG25FVMS00

Posted by kdog on 06 September 2011 - 12:13 AM

Just need to either turn the coupling a bit by hand, or close the door and press the lever for some crushed ice as it will advance the motor a tad


#207397 FP DD603 top drawer problem

Posted by kdog on 06 September 2011 - 12:07 AM

Make sure the "Y" connector at the end of the drain line has not collapsed as it can drain into the unused drawer if allowed to sag


#207392 Maytag Atlantis MAV6260AWW Washer

Posted by kdog on 05 September 2011 - 11:41 PM

Hello, Newman !


#207391 Miele w4840 Washer Customization

Posted by kdog on 05 September 2011 - 11:33 PM

You should not change the Country of origin as those Countries also use 220V, 50 Hz. supplies - Miele Technicians carry the Interface Rig
All of the adjustments can be made by manual input, unless programs have been reflashed from factory ($$$)
Those heaters, being 120V, are not nearly as effective as the 240V predecessors (or the smaller versions)
P/M'd 2 other documents (which are now in "Kool Stuff")


#207212 Problem with Icemaker 106.50592003

Posted by kdog on 03 September 2011 - 08:09 PM

You can test the valve by energizing the coil with a cheater cord (this is done behind fridge), no voltage across V-N is inconclusive; Measure Line(L) - V (Valve)

Icemaker sends power to valve, if no power = Icemaker if power but no water = Water off or bad Valve

http://www.repaircli...er=106.50592003

 

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#207192 Dishwasher refills wihle draining or drying DWU7402AAB

Posted by kdog on 03 September 2011 - 06:47 PM

00748556.jpgIf you are certain the knob is not stripped, or has somehow been forced on 180 degrees outta whack - it can only be the timer

http://www.repaircli...8555&locID=2487

 

http://www.repaircli...mber=DWU7402AAB

 

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#207128 Kitchenaid Glass Cooktop KECC562 Burner not working

Posted by kdog on 02 September 2011 - 02:14 PM

Gonna need to Lift the unit out of the Cubby, remove the knobs and screws around the outer perimeter and lift the glass top off to access components

Could be that one part of the element has failed, or the switch that controls it - elements can be ohm'd out

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http://www.repaircli...ber=KECC562GWH3

 


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#207127 Kenmore refrigerator 596.76592600

Posted by kdog on 02 September 2011 - 01:57 PM

Jam the fanblade before you turn the fridge on - then you can feel/hear only the compressor


#206840 frigidaire washer LTF2940ES1

Posted by kdog on 30 August 2011 - 10:45 PM

could that be a pump motor jam or bad pump motor??


Yes, if nothing is jamming the pump impeller, then the pump is shot

Make sure you check inside this as it is often full of goodies:


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AKA - "Crap Trap"




#206817 frigidaire washer LTF2940ES1

Posted by kdog on 30 August 2011 - 07:19 PM

Ye olde crap trap enema. :dude:


Sounds like an important medical breakthrough, you awtta patent that like the Vulcan Lip Lock


#205811 Kenmore Dryer 110.73942101 - no heat

Posted by kdog on 17 August 2011 - 11:36 PM

Classic symptoms of a bad coil on gas valve, they come in a set (help video in link)

 

http://www.repaircli...Set/279834/3479

 


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#205610 What's this dryer sound? Frigidaire GLER642AS3

Posted by kdog on 15 August 2011 - 11:41 PM

Almost sounds like belt slippage, but you gonna have to dig in there and see what's binding up

Pop the top, remove the front panel screws, unstring the belt, and pull out the drum.

Tune-Up Kit ?

http://www.repaircli...4457724/1198622

 

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