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Samsung French Door Refrigerator Icing up

One of the most common complaints from customers who have a Samsung refrigerator is that it is icing up in the refrigerator section.  If you’ve noticed that the refrigeartor section is not as cold as it used to be and you happen to see ice coming out of the back chutes, then your fridge is having this very common issue.  In our experience, there are 2 main reasons this happens, we’ll explore those situations and provide a viable solution.  Frozen Drain Tube If you’ve noticed water under the deli drawer, then that means your refrigerator is not draining correctly.  When this

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Dryer
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Dryer is not heating, how to fix it

One of the most common complaints on a dryer is that it is no longer heating.   There are several reasons and we’ll explore some of the most common below.  First we will discuss the parts that can fail which would cause a no heat complaint.  Note that we are using a common, basic dryer for this example.  Parts that could cause a no heat compaint Components located on the back of the dryer Heating Element Your heater can short to the cavity of the dryer or literally break in 2 High Limit Fuse This is a safety fuse located on

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Dryer
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Dryer Is Not Starting. What do I do?

A dryer is an appliance that uses fairly simple components to dry your clothes.  Everything boils down to using heated air to circulate through the wet clothes and dispelling moisture through vent tubing to the outside of your home.  Inefficiencies in this system should always be repaired before they become larger issues. Dryer not starting at all ·         If you just moved or got a new dryer, make sure the cord is plugged in and the breaker is on and not tripped. ·         If you have a gas dryer, make sure the gas shutoff valve is on ·         Door switch. 

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Dishwasher
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Bosch Dishwasher Not Heating

What to do when your bosch dishwasher isn’t drying A dishwasher’s cycle is essentially the same whether you have a $400 basic model or a $1,500 luxury brand.    Dishwasher fills with water ⇒ rinses dishes ⇒ drains ⇒ fills up with water ⇒ heats water ⇒ rinses dishes ⇒ drains ⇒ dries  The cycle we’ll specifically be talking about is the drying cycle.  When your dishwasher doesn’t dry, it is usually not heating the water either.  When this happens, not only are the dishes wet at the end of the cycle, but food particles won’t wash off the dishes. 

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Refrigerator
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Whirlpool French Door Freezer Icing Up

What to do when it looks like it snowed in the freezer It doesn’t matter what kind of refrigerator or freezer you have, every brand operates on the same principles.  When you see snow looking ice (called rime ice) in the freezer, then somehow warm air is seeping into the compartment.   The most common explanations are:   Warm air is getting in through the gasket The door is not closing all the way There is a hole in the cavity of the freezer where the evaporator tubes enter The external cavity insulation is failing On this specific call, the customer

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