I had a question from someone querying appliance guarantees. They wanted to know if they are transferred to the new owner if purchased second hand.. Q: I bought a second hand washing machine from ebay. I was told it was approximately 2 years old and came with a 5 year guarantee. The lady selling itread the full article..
Articles categorised under Consumer Issues
All my articles tagged with Consumer, which cover multiple issues related to white goods appliances.
I received the following question from someone having difficulty in getting the manufacturer to send an engineer to look at their faulty washing machine. My LG washing machine is not taking on enough water for a satisfactory wash, there is only a very small pool of water in the bottom of the drum. When Iread the full article..
I received an interesting email this morning regarding the guarantee on a new fridge to be installed in the purchaser’s rented property. This issue would apply to any white goods appliance. “I was told today at Currys that the manufacturer’s 12-month guarantee on a new fridge would not be valid as I was buying itread the full article..
The Sale of Goods Act has been replaced by The Consumer Rights Act 2015.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..
Many fridge-freezers in the UK end up in a garage or in an outbuilding. However, did you know that many are not capable of running properly if the temperature surrounding the appliance drops too low? When winter comes, many people find that their freezer starts to defrost.
This article discusses buying appliances online but is equally relevant to buying in a store. Even in the best of times I tend to use a credit card because of the extra protection, and sometimes free insurance that comes with them, but the economy is in turmoil at the moment so it’s more important thanread the full article..