Thermador Oven Recall Due to Fire (released 06-29-2007)

June 29th, 2007

ThermadorThermador announced today a recall of about 42,000 Thermador built-in ovens. This latest recall comes only 22 days after Thermador’s cooktop recall. The threat is the same – fire hazard. The problem with these ovens is that the oven can have gaps in the insulation where overheating can occur and Read the rest of this entry »

Whirlpool Duet GHW9400P Front Load Washer Review

June 16th, 2007

Whirlpool Duet Washer GHW9400PWhen the first Whirlpool Duet washer was introduced back in December, 2001, it took the public by surprise. On one hand its modern design and front load style was a big plus, on the other hand though, the set retail price came as somewhat of a shock to a lot of people –

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ASKO Dishwasher Recall Due to Fire (released 06-14-2007)

June 14th, 2007

ASKO Dishwasher RecallAnother appliance manufacturer is recalling some of their dishwashers.

This time it’s ASKO, a swedish manufacturer that is known for their dishwashers, washers and dryers.

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Five Top Factors in Washing Machine Maintenance

June 12th, 2007

547495_washer_machine.jpg  While you consider the maintenance of your dryer as essential because of the many factors that can lead to malfunction, the number of factors that can lead to washing machines falling out of spec may escape your worry.  To keep your washing machine going as long and strong as your dryer, you may need to review the top five factors in washing machine maintenance that can save you costly repairs and replacement.

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Five Top Factors in Dryer Maintenance

June 11th, 2007

373221_electronic_washer.jpg If you start looking through warranties for various appliances, you’ll notice that many of the incidents not covered are the most common maintenance issues.  This is true of dryers as well.  However, when you consider the top five factors in dryer maintenance, most of the damage not covered is easily preventable.  Here are the most major concerns that are typically not under warranty and the ways to avoid problems.

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