GE Front-Loader Washer Recall

It is never convenient when an appliance breaks down, especially one as essential as your washing machine. However, it is important to proceed with the proper actions when one has been recalled. GE Appliances has recalled three models of its top-loading clothes washers due to a fire hazard. Here is what you need to know to stay safe and have …

How to Replace Your GE Washer’s Suspension Rod & Spring Assembly

If your washer has excessive shaking or vibration, something supporting the tub may be broken. If that broken part is the suspension rod and spring assembly, you can replace it in just a few steps. Order replacement part #WH16X543 for GE washers and follow these instructions. 1. Unplug the washing machine. Because you are accessing the appliance’s interior, it’s important …

How to Replace the Water Inlet Valve on Your GE Washer

Are you dealing with a front load GE washer model GFWH1400DWW  that won’t fill with water? If you are, you’ve come to the right place. A defective water inlet valve is often the cause of a non-filling washing machine. The water inlet valve on your appliance receives electrical signals which tell the part when to begin filling your washer with water. …

How to Replace the Thrust Bearing Kit on your Whirpool Washer

Your washing machine’s thrust bearing kit handles a lot of force. If the washer doesn’t agitate or drain properly, or the machine is making a lot of noise, the thrust bearing kit may need to be replaced. Order replacement part 12002213 for Whirlpool washing machines and then follow this step-by-step guide to replace the broken part. 1. Unplug the washing …

Eco Tips for Your Washer

Every April, Earth Day comes around reminding us to green up and reduce, reuse and recycle. You may be surprised to discover that your washer and laundry can both contribute to your household’s carbon footprint and it’s easier than you think. 1. Cold Water Wash Cycle It exists on virtually all machines and is a great option for lightly soiled loads and …