Troubleshooting tips for domestic appliancesPresentation Transcript
TROUBLESHOOTING TIPS FOR DOMESTIC APPLIANCES REFRIGERATOR HOSE FROST OVEN TOUCH PAD FILTER WASHING MACHINE MICROWAVE OVEN AIR CONDITIONINGMatch the words on the left to the appliances on the right, then complete the sentences about maintenance problems with the appropriate appliance .1. Over time, the water hoses that came with your new _________________ may leak or burst. Its a good preventive maintenance practice to check thesehoses from time to time for any sign of wear or weakness.2. When frost has accumulated on the inside walls of the ________________ to a thickness of ½ inch or so, remove the contents from the machine, turn offthe thermostat or unplug the unit, and allow all of the frost to melt.3. The touch pad controls, door hardware, and other exterior trim pieces last longer when theyre clean so we advise you clean the inside of your________________frequently.4. __________________ are outfitted with a simple electrostatic filter in the front grill area to filter the air that passes through them. If your unit has a filteryou should replace/clean it once a month during the cooling season.5. If your ______________is self-cleaning, consult the owners manual for instructions on how to use this feature. The self-cleaning feature works by heatingthe interior to a temperature so hot that it incinerates the residue inside the ___________.
MICROWAVE OVENWHAT’S WRONG? It doesnt work at all It sounds normal, but theres no heat I cant adjust the power levelREFRIGERATOR The carousel wont turnIts stopped completely I have intermittent cooking problemsIts not cool The display flickersCooling is poor Theres no heat, but it buzzes loudlyIts noisy It looks like theres lightning (arcing) inside my microwaveIt leaksThe freezer compartment is icing upThe food in the refrigerator freezesTheres water dripping inside the refrigerator AIR CONDITIONINGThe refrigerator never cycles off It doesnt turn on at allThe ice maker has a problem The fan runs but theres no cold airTheres an ice- or water-dispensing problem The air is cool but doesnt seem cold enough The unit never turns off There is water sloshing around inside The unit tries to start for a few seconds and then quitsWASHING MACHINE A motor is running but there is no air blowingIt doesnt work at all The unit rattles loudly when it turns offIt wont drain Water leaks out the front of the unitIt doesnt spin The air smells mustyIt doesnt agitateIts noisyIt leaksIts off balance OVENTheres no hot water It wont bakeTheres no cold water It bakes poorlyIts slow to fill It wont broilTheres no water at all A burner doesnt workThe clothes are wet after spinning A burner works only intermittently I cant adjust the burner temperature It wont bake or broil The clock stopped The temperature is wrong The oven light doesnt work