Replacing Your Refrigerators’ Water Filter

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However much we might wish it was the case, refrigerator water filters do not last forever and they will eventually need to be replaced if you want to continue to be able to drink clean water from your fridge. When the time eventually comes to replace these filters, you can save quite a bit of money by doing it yourself rather … Read More

Fire Hazard: Whirlpool Recalls over 15,000 Microwaves

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Big companies are not strangers to recall issues. Despite the best efforts to test and fail proof appliances and units for the safety of the users, the real test comes after hundreds or even thousands of units are sold and tested at home. Fire hazards and a few reported incidents, including a home fire, prompted the fast recall of over 15,000 microwave … Read More

Replace Your Whirlpool Washer’s Shift Actuator When It Won’t Spin WPW10006355

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Washers have a lot of moving parts and deal with a lot of weight, which means that parts that handle the motion are particularly susceptible to malfunctions and cracks. If your washer won’t change from the agitating to the spin cycle, the shift actuator may be broken. Replace it by following these steps with replacement part #WPW10006355: Unplug the washer and … Read More

How to Replace Your Whirlpool’s In-Grille Water Filter EDR5RXD1

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Water filters need to be replaced regularly in order for the water to stay safe and clean-tasting, so incorporate it into your regular refrigerator maintenance procedures. For Whirlpool and Kenmore refrigerators with an in-grille water filter, order replacement part EDR5RXD1, to replace most NL series and 4396XXX water filters. Then follow these steps: Unplug the refrigerator and lay a towel in … Read More

How to Replace Your Whirlpool Washing Machine’s Direct Drive Washer Pump WP3363394

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If your washer isn’t draining properly, then the drain pump is one of the first parts you should check. If the part is broken or it’s leaking, order replacement part WP3363394 for most Whirlpool washers immediately and replace the part with these steps: Unplug the washing machine. Remove the control panel. Unscrew the panel and remove any trim along the top. … Read More

What is That Smell? Tips on Cleaning Your Front Load Washer

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Front load washing machines are all the rage, but after a few months of owning one, you will likely be asking, “What is that smell?” While the energy efficiency, water efficiency, loading capacity, and reduced use of detergent are great perks, the machine design allows for smelly mildew to accumulate in the rubber seal located inside the door. However, with … Read More

How to Replace a Whirlpool Dryer’s Igniter 279311

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If your dryer isn’t heating up, the igniter could be at fault. These parts are very fragile and break easily. Order a replacement igniter (part #279311 for Whirlpool dryers) and follow these steps to replace it. How to Access the Igniter 1. Unplug the dryer and turn off the circuit breaker. This is a necessary first step before any repair or part … Read More

How to Replace Your Whirlpool Refrigerator’s Water Filter for Clean Water EDR4RXD1

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Replacing a refrigerator’s water filter is a common step in refrigerator maintenance. Many older models have the filters behind or below the refrigerator and are connected directly to the water line. But newer models often keep the cartridge inside the refrigerator for easier replacement. Order Whirlpool OEM Part #EDR4RXD1 and follow these steps: Open the fresh food door and locate … Read More

How to Clean a Front Load Washer

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Front loading washing machines have many great features.  They use less water and detergent than top loading machines and they can handle the big laundry loads typically found in large households.  As with any other appliance, front-loading washers have at least one less than desirable quality, with the main one being their tendency over time to emit a mildew-like or … Read More