These carbon brushes have been used by Hotpoint for many years now and are slightly thicker than the previous brushes. They were fitted initially to the 1200 and 1400 spin washing machines but eventually they became the standard carbon brush for all Hotpoint washing machines. Note: Some later Hotpoint washing machines have a different motorread the full article..
Washing machine spares
Later Hotpoint washing machines had this FHP motor fitted. The carbon brushes for these motors are different, and much more hard wearing than the old ones which were very small and thin compared to these. Just want to buy? This link should go to the relevant Hotpoint carbon brushes page on Ransom Spares – BUYread the full article..
As an engineer with over 40 years experience carrying out repairs I know the important difference between genuine and non-genuine parts. Knowledge of this difference will help you make an informed choice about which parts to purchase. It can also prevent you from wasting money on inferior copies, which can sometimes even damage your washingread the full article..
Most washing machines have a pump filter to protect the pump from a build up of lint, and obstructions such as coins. It should be at the front of the washing machine at the bottom left or right, and should be obvious (a square or round flap) – but some are hidden. A good washingread the full article..
The following washing machine pump help concerns UK washing machines although the principles should be similar to most appliance pumps. The water pump in a washing machine is one of the most common causes of breakdowns – though more often due to obstructions and blockages. Where can I buy a washing machine pump? If youread the full article..