The door lock on a washing machine is sometimes called a door interlock. Understanding how a door lock works helps in deciding if one is faulty or not. I get a lot of people contacting me saying they fitted a new lock and it didn’t fix it so don’t just assume. When you shut theread the full article..
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If you want to test an NTC thermistor (or sensor) from a washing machine or other white goods appliance this is the right article for you. It also describes what a thermistor is, what it does, and what commonly goes wrong with them. What is an NTC thermistor? A thermistor is essentially a resistor thatread the full article..
There are two completely different symptoms that many people confusingly report using the same language. So it’s important to make sure you are looking at the right article. If when you say the washing machine is not spinning you mean (as many do) that the drum is not revolving on any part of the cycleread the full article..
This article looks at bad smells coming from a washing machine that can be caused by problems in the plumbing. The most common causes of bad smells are covered extensively in my previous article (what causes washing machine smells?) But some smells can be caused by the plumbing. Is there a u-bend fitted? If theread the full article..
In this article I look at more causes of a noisy washing machine. However, this is part two of a more comprehensive article. The first part looks at the most common causes. So you should really read that article first washing machine is noisy (part 1). Alternatively if you want to read this one firstread the full article..
If your washing machine’s drum is covered in a greyish white coating there might be a simple explanation. It can be caused by a build up of limescale. To remove the white coating try adding about 20 grams of citric acid into the washing machine and wash on a 90 degree wash cycle with noread the full article..