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How to pay three times more for an appliance repair in your home

Samurai Appliance Repair Man

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I go out on a DOTT type whirlpool dryer, order says it won't finish cycle. He leads me to the laundry room and I find the thing completely dismantled. He said he hired a buddy to fix it, but he couldn't figure it out. He had the front off, the burner tube out, he bent and broke the clips to force off the kick panel. he removed the rear bulkhead, he took the front off with out removing the blower, he even took the screws out of the door. He failed to gain access to the console, lots of bending and pry marks but he never found the clips to open it up.

The only wrong with the machine was a blown thermal fuse.

It took 3 min to find the problem, and 90 min to rebuild the dryer around the new thermal fuse.

What a tool.

Source: DOTT Dryer all in pieces




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DurhamAppliance

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Hired a buddy? Yeah, right. Did he explain it like this... "you see I have this friend, yeah..uh... this friend who... uh honey, what's my friend's name again? Yeah.... him, not me mind you....."

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