Washing Machine | Diagnostic & 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.

Fault Finding On Washing Machines Hits: 111905
Not Spinning Hits: 90737
How To Replace Washing Machine Drum Bearings Hits: 82330
Washing Machine Will Not Drain Hits: 77909
Washing Machine Drain Pumps Hits: 69796
Common Washing Machine Problems And Cures Hits: 63191
Fabric Softener Issues Hits: 57501
Washing Machine Motor Carbon Brushes Hits: 56805
How To Fit A Washing Machine Door Seal Gasket Hits: 46163
Washing Machine Bouncing or Vibration Hits: 45380
Timer, Control Module Or Programmer Faulty Hits: 33084
Overloading A Washing Machine Hits: 32709
Holes In Clothes: The Main Causes Hits: 30039
How To Replace A Washing Machine Drum Paddle Hits: 29854
Washing Machines Backfilling From Waste Pipe Hits: 28957
Mould Lumps In A Washing Machine Hits: 26731
Intermittent Leaking On Washing Machines Hits: 26024
How To Repair A Washing Machine Hits: 25932
Holes In Clothes: Mechanical Causes Hits: 24778
How To Replace A Washing Machine Water Valve Hits: 24274
How To Replace A Washing Machine Door Lock Hits: 17855
Soap Drawer Leaking Hits: 17407
Washing Machine Drive Belts Hits: 13295
How To Access Washing Machine Bearings Hits: 12056
General Principals Of The Automatic Washing Machine Hits: 11722
Washing Machine Soap Powders Hits: 11113
Washer Dryers General Principles Hits: 9978
Washing Machine Installation Fault Advice Hits: 9916
The Number One Washing Machine Fault Hits: 9529
Washing Machine Overfoaming Or Oversudsing Hits: 9242
Door Glass Failures Hits: 7546
How A Washing Machine Really Works Hits: 6036
Variable Wash Times Hits: 5276
Washing Machines Blowing Fuses & Tripping Hits: 3489
Poor Wash Results From Your Washing Machine Hits: 3100

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Many people try to work out the problem with their washing machine before calling an engineer to repair it to figure out if it is worth it or, before buying spare parts to attempt to repair it yourself. With our repair guides, written by washing machine engineers, you will often be able to work out the problem yourself and solve the most common problems that crop up with washing machines. And, for more specific advice you can use our free forums to get even more help.

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