Washing Machine Repair Guides

Washing machine help section for washing machine and washer dryer repair guides Tutorials and guides on how washing machines work, what commonly goes wrong with washing machines and how you can repair a washing machine yourself. All the top washing machine and washer dryer issues you will find in this section.

The tutorials and guides are designed to help you to disagnose the problem with your washing machine and give insight into the diagnostic procedure.

Note that the washing machine tutorials are generic and the exact details may vary from your own washing machine or washer dryer but the general principles will almost always be the same.

Most of the common issues are covered in these repair guides but more specific fault code information may be available in the fault code section.

For addtional help or specific advice if required please use our forums and not the comments section on the guides.

1 Common Washing Machine Problems And Cures 47891
2 Door Glass Failures 4748
3 Fabric Softener Issues 40216
4 Fault Finding On Washing Machines 89070
5 General Principals Of The Automatic Washing Machine 10332
6 Holes In Clothes: Mechanical Causes 14974
7 Holes In Clothes: The Main Causes 17444
8 How A Washing Machine Really Works 4138
9 How To Access Washing Machine Bearings 9582
10 How To Fit A Washing Machine Door Seal Gasket 40463
11 How To Repair A Washing Machine 19041
12 How To Replace A Washing Machine Door Lock 13412
13 How To Replace A Washing Machine Drum Paddle 22078
14 How To Replace A Washing Machine Water Valve 17782
15 How To Replace Washing Machine Drum Bearings 72123
16 Intermittent Leaking On Washing Machines 15593
17 Mould Lumps In A Washing Machine 20506
18 Not Spinning 67187
19 Overloading A Washing Machine 24731
20 Poor Wash Results From Your Washing Machine 2126
21 Soap Drawer Leaking 11137
22 The Number One Washing Machine Fault 6656
23 Timer, Control Module Or Programmer Faulty 26634
24 Variable Wash Times 3655
25 Washer Dryers General Principles 8616
26 Washing Machine Bouncing or Vibration 38395
27 Washing Machine Drain Pumps 56137
28 Washing Machine Drive Belts 10958
29 Washing Machine Installation Fault Advice 9207
30 Washing Machine Motor Carbon Brushes 48382
31 Washing Machine Overfoaming Or Oversudsing 7683
32 Washing Machine Soap Powders 9173
33 Washing Machine Will Not Drain 54142
34 Washing Machines Backfilling From Waste Pipe 23225


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