How to Replace Your Washing Machine Belt

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One of the more alarming problems a washing machine can develop is an issue with the belt. The belt is what most washers use to spin the drum which agitates, washes, and then spin-wrings the clothes before you put them in the dryer. You know something is wrong with your belt when you notice that your washer is running, but the drum …

How to Replace Your GE Washer’s Control Board When It Errors Out or Stops Working

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The control board is the central control for all of your GE washer’s functions. The switches, dials, and knobs all connect to the control board. If it shorts out or gets damaged, your machine will start to lose functionality or will stop working entirely. Models with a digital readout can also display an error code telling you when the control …

How to Fix a GE Washer That Isn’t Turning On

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Most individuals automatically assume they need a new washer when their current one doesn’t start, and although in certain instances this can be true, a more likely scenario is easy to fix the malfunction. Two components that when faulty lead to a non-operational GE washer model WHDVH680JMR are the user control board and the door lock. Luckily, replacing either part is …

How to Replace Your Maytag Washer’s Drive Motor When Your Washer Won’t Agitate or Drain

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If your Maytag washer isn’t agitating or draining, the motor that powers these steps may be broken. This is the drive motor, which powers the transmission and the drain pump. To replace the part, order a replacement drive motor (part #12002351 for most Maytag models) and follow these steps. 1. Unplug the washer. While you remove the old drive motor …

Everything You Need to Know About the Samsung Top-Loading Washing Machine Recall

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If you have been keeping an eye on the news recently, you may have heard about a problem with certain models of Samsung top-loading washers losing their tops. It is also possible you have heard these machines are being recalled. But what is going on with these machines? Which ones are affected? How do I know if my machine is …