Dishwasher Repair Services
Do you have an older dishwasher that is doing a good job? Or should we state, was serving you well? See, the issue with your dishwasher can sometimes be to decide whether or not to repair it or to go shopping for a new one. If your appliance has stopped loading itself with water or if the drain piping suddenly stops working or maybe there are times when it will work and when it won’t. If you like doing home improvement projects yourself, then the first thing you will want to do if your appliance is experiencing these problems is to check the belt. If you would rather have an expert dishwasher repairman to fix this problem for you, then you can contact one of your local Fort Lauderdale appliance repair companies.
The belt is what links the motor to the pump by making use of the pulleys. When the electric motor rotates in one way, this signals to the pump to load the dish washing machine with water. When the electric motor rotates in the opposite way, then this signals the pump to drain the dish washing machine of any water that is inside.
The belt could possibly be broken if your machine isn’t really removing the water or filling itself with water as it normally should. The belt is probably extended and has become worn out and is slipping if your washer only works sometimes. Now would be a good time to make a detailed inspection on your dish washing machine’s belt.
The belt is approximately twenty five inches long and made of black or clear rubber. The belt is found behind the lower metal access panel, which is in some cases referred to as a kick plate. To find the belt is simple process and it’s easily accessible and given that you don’t have pull the appliance out from the wall surface or cabinet, this repair work won’t take long at all. The only device you will need is a screwdriver to complete this particular repair.
Constantly bear in mind
It’s vital to cut the power source to the washer prior to attempting any sort of repairs. You could unplug the energy cord, get rid of the fuse from the fuse box, or flip the breaker in the circuit breaker panel. After the power is cut, you could proceed. Remember with all appliance repairs, safety comes first.
Open the washer door to find the screws for the access panel. As soon as the screws are removed, shut the door and put the panel aside. The old belt will certainly be extended a bit making it less complicated to remove. It will slide down off the pulleys with ease. Replacing the belt is not so straightforward. It will certainly have a much tighter fit, so you will have to put some muscle into this step.
The simplest method for re-attaching the new belt onto the machines pulleys is to put one end of the machine belt around the housing for the pump, which is located directly above the pump lever. And then put the other side of the belt around the pulley. Be careful with placing the belt around the housing of the pump until it sits correctly in position. At this point you can replace the accessibility panel and reconnect the energy resource. Your aged dish washing machine is back up and running and is prepared to go again for a few more years, as far as the new belt is concerned.
If doing this type of repair seems too much for you or maybe you just don’t have the time, contact us as we would be more than happy to have one of our expert repairman to come out and fix your appliances.
Here are some of the brands we service:
LGMagic Chef Kenmore
|Maytag dishwasher service
GE dishwasher Service
O’Keefe and Merritt