The Sale of Goods Act has been replaced by The Consumer Rights Act 2015. The new act is designed to, “simplify, strengthen and modernise the law, giving you clearer shopping rights”. So in theory our rights should be even better than with the old Sale of Goods Act. However, some retailers are telling customers thatread the full article..
Appliance Repairs Category
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Repaircare are a National appliance repair company offering fixed price repairs. This review was written only several months after they began trading. Things may, or may not, be different now. Their fixed price appliance repairs include call out, parts, labour and VAT. Repaircare are part of Connect Distribution who are the UK’s largest distributor ofread the full article..
If you are looking for a circuit diagram wiring schematic or even a repair manual for your washing machine, dishwasher, tumble dryer or cooker the bad news is you could be embarking on a frustrating and fruitless journey. They are generally not officially available. In the UK it’s very hard to get circuit diagrams orread the full article..
Model or serial numbers for fridges and freezers always used to be on the back (as with many other appliances). My own fridge only has its serial number on the back. Fortunately most manufacturers have now realised they should be much more accessible. On a freezer A model and serial number on a modern freezerread the full article..
Appliance error codes are a mixed blessing. If you know what they mean they can give an indication of what has gone wrong. But they are usually kept secret from us. Even if you have a list of error code meanings the explanations can be cryptic, contain multiple possible causes, and at times can beread the full article..
The Internet is a great source of knowledge, that’s an indisputable fact. There’s also a wise saying about a little knowledge being a dangerous thing. I’ve just heard from an engineer about how he recently encountered someone who had tried to repair his own washing machine using knowledge from the Internet. His washing machine wasread the full article..