If you are having difficulties with your washer, you don’t have to call in a repair person as most issues can be troubleshot with a little knowledge. However, before fixing the device, you need to make sure that it is unplugged first. This is mostly for safety reasons, even for the smallest of problems.
Also, before you can decide to dispose of your broken washing machine, it is important to bear in mind that the next machine can break at any time, and so, you might want to purchase some spare parts. If you are going to throw away your old machine, you can dismantle it and take some of the parts that you might need in the future. If the model is different, you might want to use wholesale spare part sellers and get new components for lower prices. That having been said, here are a couple of tips on washer service repairs.
A Leaking Washer
If your washing is leaking, chances are the leak is coming from the hose. To fix such a problem, you should inspect the hoses while the washing machine is filling. If you pinpoint where the leak is coming from, you might want to tighten the hose.
The Clothes are Too Wet After Spin cycle
If you notice this, it’s advisable that you inspect the drainage hose as it might be clogged or kinked. Check it and clean it using a long handled brush. You can easily find a long handled brush in local stores or supermarkets. You can ideally use the brushes usually used for cleaning aquarium tubes and can be purchased in aquatic stores. If the hose is kinked, then removed it. If it’s stocked pretty tight, then you might want to replace it with a new one.
These are obviously not the only washer problems, but they are the most common. With these tips, you can easily fix your washing machine