Washing machine breakdown repairs
Posted by admin in Acton Plumber, on May 30, 2016
As a washing machine performs several jobs at a time, it is harder to diagnose the problem than
to repair it. Though these machines are considered tough and complex, you may follow some
simple steps in order to diagnose the problems of a washer.
First, check whether the washer is receiving power or not. Examine if the plug is loose, the cord
is damaged or if the wall outlet is malfunctioning. The failure of a washer can also be due to the
circuit breaker or a blown fuse. All these problems are simple to fix. But if you find everything
correct and the machine is receiving proper power, then you need to go for deeper washing
machine breakdown repairs.
Besides power, the water supply is another factor that should be examined to make the washing
machine work properly. Knobs of the machine can get turned and similarly the hoses could
become kinked. Therefore, an immediate inspection of such parts can yield an answer whether
washing machine repairs Acton are required or not. Be sure that both the water faucets are on
and all the hoses have been extended properly without kinks. If your washing machine has a
water-saver button, check that the button is depressed.
After being sure about the power and water supply, if you are still facing the problem of washing
machine breakdown repairs, then your machine might need to be cleaned. To avoid any problem
regarding cleaning, always keep the top and door of the washing machine clean. Regular
cleaning will help in preventing the build-up of detergent and dirt as well. After washing linty
fabrics, pull lint from the tub. The built up lint may keep detergent and water from circulating
properly and the soap deposits may cause a bad smell in the laundry. You may clean the washing
tub with ammonia and mild detergent for better cleaning results.