Washing Machine Repair Service

Many of us take our washing machines for granted, expecting them to keep running forever. However, these essential appliances can and do break down eventually. In fact, a recent survey found that washing machine repairs are the #1 requested service call for appliance repair companies across the country. When your washer stops working properly, it’s important to have it serviced by a professional as soon as possible.

At ApplianceFix, our expert technicians have seen it all when it comes to washing machine problems. We know how inconvenient and disruptive a broken washer can be for your household. Our skilled staff can accurately diagnose any issue with your washing machine and recommend the best repair solution. ApplianceFix always strives to complete repairs quickly and correctly the first time.

Types of Washing Machine We Repair

Top-Load Washers

Agitator Top-Load

  • Traditional design with center agitator that rotates to clean clothes
  • Affordable, simple mechanism
  • Models with deep fill or low fill options

Impeller Top-Load

  • Agitator replaced by wash plate or disc that spins clothing
  • Gentler on fabrics, good for bulky items
  • Models with stainless steel or plastic wash plates

High Efficiency Top-Load

  • Meets ENERGY STAR standards for water and energy savings
  • Low water levels, high spin speeds extract more water
  • Some models have built-in sink for pretreating

Front-Load Washers

Traditional Front-Load

  • Door on front with horizontal axis drum
  • Better cleaning through tumbling action
  • Must leave door open when not in use to dry drum

High Efficiency Front-Load

  • Top cleaning performance, ENERGY STAR certified
  • Uses very little water and energy
  • Higher initial cost but long-term savings

Common Problems Washing Machine

Issues Starting

Broken Lid Switch

  • Switch prevents machine from operating with lid open
  • If faulty, washer won’t start wash cycle
  • Easy DIY fix by replacing switch

Bad Timer

  • Controls timed functions like cycle duration
  • If defective, washer won’t advance through cycles
  • Professional repair recommended

Failed Drive Motor

  • Powers the drum to agitate and spin
  • If motor is worn out, drum won’t move
  • Motor may need professional replacement

Leaking Water

Worn Door Gasket

  • Rubber seal keeps water contained
  • Leaks if gasket is cracked or loose
  • Replace gasket to stop leaking

Cracked Water Inlet Valves

  • Allows water flow into the washer
  • Cracks cause water to leak
  • Valves need professional replacement

Holes in Tub

  • Holes or cracks in tub allow water to leak
  • May require tub or full washer replacement
  • Significant repair best left to pros

Before You Call Us

Many common appliance issues can often be resolved without professional repair. Try these simple do-it-yourself troubleshooting tips before calling our service center:

Reset the Device

Unplugging the refrigFor problems like an unresponsive display screen, glitches, or error messages, try unplugging the appliance from power for 5-10 minutes. Then, plug it back in and turn it on to reset the device. This basic reboot will clear out minor software bugs and reset components.erator for 30 seconds can reset any electrical faults.

Inspect Connections

Ensure cords are plugged in properly and outlet switches are turned on. Check that power cords aren’t frayed or damaged. Make sure hoses and valves on washers, dishwashers and refrigerators are properly attached without leaks. Tighten loose fittings.

Clean Out Blockages

For appliances like dishwashers, washing machines and vacuum cleaners, clean out any debris that could be clogging hoses, filters or wheels. Remove built-up dirt and lint. Straighten any kinked hoses.

These simple first steps can fix many basic issues before resorting to professional repair. But if the problem persists after trying these home remedies, contact our experienced technicians for reliable service.

How To Call a Repairman

When your home appliance stops working, getting it fixed quickly is a top priority. Calling in a professional repair technician ensures the job is done right. At Appliance Repair Experts, we make it easy to schedule service.

Call Our Office

The quickest way to schedule service is to call our office during business hours at 949-325-8538. Describe the issues you’re experiencing and we will dispatch a technician urgently. We offer same-day or next-day appointments for most repair issues.

Schedule Online

You can also request service through our website 24/7. Look for the Schedule Service button on our homepage. Fill out the request form describing the problem and desired appointment times. We will call you back shortly to confirm your service appointment.

Emergency Repairs

For emergency repairs needed outside regular business hours, call our after-hours line at 949-325-8538. We have technicians on call to handle urgent cooling issues, leaks, and other problems that cannot wait.

When you arrange service, have the appliance brand, model number, and a description of the problem ready. We’ll ask about your availability and do our best to accommodate. Contact Appliance Repair Experts to get your refrigerator, oven, washer, dryer or other appliance operational again quickly. We service all major brands and models.

Contact ApplianceFix Today

Need an appliance repaired? Simply complete our online request form with your contact details, appliance type and issue. One of our friendly team members will call you shortly to confirm your information, provide a quote, and schedule a convenient service appointment. Contact Appliance Fix today!