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 40776
2 Door Glass Failures 3568
3 Fabric Softener Issues 32070
4 Fault Finding On Washing Machines 79703
5 General Principals Of The Automatic Washing Machine 9621
6 Holes In Clothes: Mechanical Causes 10487
7 Holes In Clothes: The Main Causes 12469
8 How A Washing Machine Really Works 3174
9 How To Access Washing Machine Bearings 7965
10 How To Fit A Washing Machine Door Seal Gasket 37780
11 How To Repair A Washing Machine 15471
12 How To Replace A Washing Machine Door Lock 11060
13 How To Replace A Washing Machine Drum Paddle 18189
14 How To Replace A Washing Machine Water Valve 14906
15 How To Replace Washing Machine Drum Bearings 66938
16 Intermittent Leaking On Washing Machines 10490
17 Mould Lumps In A Washing Machine 17721
18 Not Spinning 57251
19 Overloading A Washing Machine 21160
20 Poor Wash Results From Your Washing Machine 1653
21 Soap Drawer Leaking 7729
22 The Number One Washing Machine Fault 5328
23 Timer, Control Module Or Programmer Faulty 23364
24 Variable Wash Times 2708
25 Washer Dryers General Principles 7695
26 Washing Machine Bouncing or Vibration 35265
27 Washing Machine Drain Pumps 49835
28 Washing Machine Drive Belts 9862
29 Washing Machine Installation Fault Advice 8862
30 Washing Machine Motor Carbon Brushes 43962
31 Washing Machine Overfoaming Or Oversudsing 7022
32 Washing Machine Soap Powders 8452
33 Washing Machine Will Not Drain 43786
34 Washing Machines Backfilling From Waste Pipe 20845


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