Washer and Dryer Repair projects
DIY Washing Machine Repair
Washing machine repair: Fix 90 percent of clothes washer breakdowns with these four easy fixes, including filling and draining problems,…
Washing Machine Repair: How to Replace a Belt
An overloaded washing machine or clothing jammed in the rim of the washer drum can cause drive belts to slip or burn. Find the problem, then…
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Stop Washing Machine Vibration
Keep your clothes washing machine from rocking, chattering and moving by adjusting the legs. You can level it in five minutes.
Fix a Stuck Washing Machine Hose
Replace corroded laundry hoses without ruining the valve by slitting them with a Dremel tool so the hose end will release.
Front-Loading Washer Won’t Drain
A front-loading washing machine that won’t drain may need nothing more than a simple filter cleaning, especially if it’s a Maytag.…
How to Drain a Washing Machine That Won’t Drain
Save a bundle on appliance repair bills. We show you how to unclog your washing machine so it drains and replace the pump if you need to.
Check Washing Machine Water Temperatures for Better Performance
Clothes not coming out clean? The water might be too cold. Make sure your cold washing machine water is at least 65-degrees for best detergent…
How to Clean a Washing Machine Inlet Screen
A washing machine that takes forever to fill may have an inlet screen clogged with mineral deposits and tiny particles of debris. The fix is…
Automatic Sensors Stop Washing Machine Floods
Washing machine floods due to a bad valve or a ruptured water hose are frequent enough that an automatic sensor is a good investment.…
Upgrade Washing Machine Hoses
Burst hoses can spell big, costly trouble. We'll show you how to replace traditional rubber hoses on wash machines with special no-burst…
How to Repair a Leaking Washing Machine
Don’t panic when the washing machine starts leaking water all over the floor! You can usually fix the problem yourself within and hour or…