If laundry on a drying cycle comes out of a washer dryer hot and steamy there is a problem with the condensing process. Condenser washer dryers pass the steam through a plastic chamber on the back of the outer drum. During the drying cycle a steady trickle of cold water runs into the top of... continue reading.
DIY appliance Repairs - General Advice
Articles giving general DIY repair advice and tips if working on appliances. For advice and help on specific appliances use one of the appliance menus in the main navigation above.
Note: Whitegoodshelp specialises in front loading washing machines so most DIY help available is for washing machines.
The Internet is crammed full of advice from experts, diy enthusiasts, and well intentioned people in forums. Millions of people try to repair their own appliances so it’s impossible to stop them. Whitegoodshelp has lots of useful advice but is very big on safety. If you must try to do diy repairs at least check... continue reading.
These 3 appliance repair related tips might come in useful one day Here’s a tip that might not be so obvious to a lot of people. I often get people asking me for wiring diagrams or wiring information after they’ve taken a part off an appliance, or pulled off some wires to replace a part,... continue reading.
Unfortunately, if you are looking for a circuit diagram, or wiring schematic or even a repair manual for your washing machine, dishwasher, tumble dryer or cooker etc. the bad news is you could be embarking on a frustrating and fruitless journey because they are not officially available. (if you are only looking for a user... continue reading.
Appliance error codes are a mixed blessing. On the one hand they can give a good indication of what has gone wrong if a fault occurs. But on the other hand they are often kept secret from us. Even when you have an error code list the explanations can be cryptic, contain multiple possible causes,... continue reading.