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      Webinar Recordings Index Page   11/07/2017

      On-demand appliance repair training videos for Professional Appliantologist members Over 30 hours (and growing!) of original, high quality appliance training webinars developed and given by yours truly are at your fingertips, on topics you won't find anywhere else. Fill in those knowledge gaps, strengthen those areas of uncertainty, and boost your skills. Watch on mobile or desktop at your convenience whenever, wherever.  Ultra Short Primer on Basic Electricity, Circuits, Ohm's Law, and Schematic Reading (Length: 1:04:48) Basic Refrigerator Troubleshooting (Length: 1:10:45) Schematic Reading Workshop, 10/2015 (Length 1:19:08) Troubleshooting Strategies for Computer-Controlled Appliances (Length: 48:34) Semiconductors and PN Junctions (Length: 1:04:37) Appliance Temperature Sensing Devices & Technology (Length: 1:27:33) Voltage Measurements, Meters, Ghost Voltages, and Triac-controlled Neutrals (Length: 1:29:32) Troubleshooting with Tech Sheets, Part 1, 4/2016 (Length: 1:09:26) Troubleshooting with Tech Sheets, Part 2, 4/2016 (Length: 1:21:11) Tech Sheet Review, 4/9/2016: Bosch Speed Cooker, Amana Refrigerator, GE Glass Cooktop Range (Length: 1:22:58) Pulse Width Modulated (PWM) Switches used in Samsung Switched Mode Power Supplies (SMPS) (Length: 27:07) PWM Computer Cooling Fan in a Whirlpool Refrigerator (Length: 14:53) Understanding AC Split-phase Household Power Supplies (Length: 52:41) Troubleshooting a Samsung Electric Dryer without Disassembly using Live Tests and the Schematic (Length: 22:47) Troubleshooting a Bosch Dishwasher No-Heat Problem using the Schematic and Live Tests (Length: 15:38) Linear Motors and Linear Compressors (Length: 55:54) Bi-directional PSC Drive Motor Systems in Whirlpool VM Washers (Length: 56:52) Appliance Service Call Structure and Troubleshooting Strategies (Length: 1:00:16) The Ten Step Troubleshooting Tango and Workshop Exercises (Length: 1:35:39) Troubleshooting Ten-Step Tango Advanced Workshop (Length: 1:32:06) Ten-Step Tango Troubleshooting Workshop: Refrigerators (Length: 1:35:57) Whirlpool Duet Washer Schematic Analysis & Whirlpool Dryer Moisture Sensor System (Length: 1:03:04) Neutral Vs. Ground, Inverter Microwave, Digital Communications, Loading Down in DC loads, and more! (Length: 1:14:45) Gas Oven Service Call After a Parts Changing Monkey (Length: 36:04) AFCI and GFCI Circuit Protection Technology (Length: 41:26) Troubleshooting Samsung Refrigerators and more (Length: 1:29:58) 3-way Valves and Dual Evaporator Refrigerators (Length: 1:15:45) Split-Phase Compressors and PTC Start Devices (Length: 1:11:57) Gas Dryer Ignition Systems (Length: 53:50) Refrigerator Sealed System Thermodynamics, Part 1 (Length: 43:07) Refrigerator Sealed System Thermodynamics, Part 2 (Length: 1:09:09) Refrigerator Sealed System Thermodynamics, Part 3 (Length: 1:11:56) Refrigerator Sealed System Thermodynamics, Part 4 (Length: 37:45) Refrigerator Sealed System Thermodynamics, Part 5 (Length: 16:35) To access these webinars and all the other info-goodies here at Appliantology, become a Professional Appliantologist today. If you need cost-effective, time-flexible, state-of-the-art appliance technical training, check out the Master Samurai Tech Academy.
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      [Webinar] Appliantology Workshop   11/09/2017

      Information is the name of the game in the appliance repair trade today. Appliantology is a powerful information tool for the professional appliance repair technician. But just like with any of the more capable tools in your tool bag, many of the more powerful features are hidden from you unless you "read the manual." Ugh! Who wants to do that? Well, this is one time when you don't have to! In this webinar, Team Samurai will personally walk you through the site and show you many of the useful and powerful features that even long-time users probably never knew existed.   

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    I believe it is, 707krwz00169, is yhis lower? I'm not familiar with the numbering of the serial numbers.
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  4. LG refrigerator not cooling

    Is the Serial Number 903KR or lower?
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    Hello, I am working on a Kenmore microwave and the microwave is having this problem. sometimes it over cooks the food and sometime under cooks at every function.Can anyone advice what might be the problem and also if anyone has a service manual. Model # 721.6365330 Serial # 410km00865 Thank you.
  6. So I have an LG bottom freezer, LFC25760st, that had a bad evap fan motor in it which has been replaced. Now since that new motor was put in the freezer is working fine but the top refrigerator section is not working at all. The lights won't come on and it is not recieving any cold air as if the air damper or baffle won't open. However when it's in test mode everything is working properly. Any help is appreciated.
  7. Wondering if someone can zero in on what part of the transmission is failing then? The numerous disassembly/re-assembly videos seem to indicate a fairly simple construction, and it seems (to me) the most vulnerable item could be the big nylon gear, which I might be able to imagine making that noise... I don't see any bearings on the agitator shaft, however there must be a bushing or bearing on the input shaft/worm gear - would that make the offending noise? Might just open'er up tonight and have a look-see for anything obvious...
  8. Likely failed (intermittent) Main Board Part number: EBR6262102 To verify...use a Test Meter to check for 120 volts at blue plug. Simply insert test leads into pump motor plug...and leave them there. You can either run a test cycle...and monitor voltage to the drain motor or... Put the washer in SPIN ONLY several times...to check power to motor.
  9. Aaargh!! It stop working. Wont spin, won't drain. Flashing OE - just like when I had the old pump and old wires Unplugged. In the morning, I'll try replugging and draining again.
  10. You were right about finesse. I wouldn't have gotten anywhere with brute force. But finally got them apart. Does a rinse and spin load right now. Will see how goes
  11. It’s more of a finesse thing. You just have to push down on the right place. Worst case scenario: you can’t get them apart. Just cut the connectors out and splice the wires together.
  12. I got it apart. I had to get a heavy flat head screw driver and press down and up. I've attached the new wire; and now I'm running a test dry load. Pump is currently working. Will try a wet load once this dry load is done.
  13. More pics The end of the new wire - the one I can't connect because I can't disconnect the new wire: Same thing, top view
  14. Hello again everyone Well I put the new wire on the drain pump, but I'm having trouble disconnecting the old wire on the washing machine side. See photo below. I tried pulling apart with two hands, doesn't budge Squeezing the sides doesn't help; pressing that tab in the middle doesn't help. And I turned it around and tried pushing where I saw some lines (like removing a battery cover for a small electronic device). Didn't work. Is there a special trick to getting it loose or am I just lacking brute strength? Thanks
  15. La Cornue CornuFe 110 Range Service Instructions View File PUB F107150-06 Submitter reeferman Submitted 11/18/2017 Category Appliance Repair Manual Pot Luck Supper  
  16. Frigidaire FPCS3085LFB Range Wiring Diagram and Tech Sheet View File Wiring Diagram PUB 318550140 Tech Sheet PUB 318127068 Submitter Son of Samurai Submitted 11/20/2017 Category Appliance Repair Manual Pot Luck Supper  
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  18. KUDC25CHSS0 Looking for service manual

    This one applies to your model:
  19. Couldn't verify but at first I had some continuity. I've read testing the temp prob is basic ohm it out, thk's all.
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  22. Rheem Furnace-80PJ07EBR0

    Finally located a parts list. Here you go:
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