Imagine for a moment what it must have been like one hundred years ago, hand washing clothes for the entire family. You’d be at it all day and night. That’s why it can feel like an absolute nightmare when the washer conks out. And given that most American households wash nearly 10 loads per week, quality and immediate washer repair is a top priority.
Life happens, which is why your schedule takes precedence over ours. We know when you call that you’re in an emergency situation. We take pride in providing clients with convenient and fast washer repair appointments. Simply call us and we will work on your time and fit your schedule. You can stop you washer repair near me search because you have found the experts at Express Appliance Repair Vancouver. Call us today!
Washers do not mysteriously shut down from unknown causes. Like any piece of machinery, there’s a part gone wrong. Our experience tells us that there are four typical causes for concern:
Although our experienced staff works with all washer types, we most often work with these brands:
A washer emergency has serious repercussions on your day-to-day life, so our team in Vancouver treats every situation with the utmost care and sincere customer service. Our goals are always speed and reliability. In your time of need, we provide:
Think of a washer like a car. It needs regular inspections, oil changes, etc. Your washer will be best served if you take the following steps:
If the lock system on the door fails, it may cause the door not to open. You can try opening the washer using the manual release. On most washers, you can locate the manual release from under the door lock.
If you notice that the washer did not drain properly, it could be due to a clogged hose or clogged pump. If you cannot find the source of the defect, don’t worry because our team will be at your door before you know it.
When you hear a strange noise coming from your washer, it usually indicates a problem with the pump belt. Regular use causes the belt to wear down. It can become cracked and frayed which can result in squealing and thumping noises. Give us a call for speedy diagnoses and repairs on site.
Choosing between powdered and liquid detergent comes down to personal preference mostly. Each option has its pros and cons. Powder, for example, is great for removing oily stains while liquid is perfect for everyday dirt and stains.
This could be due to a number of possible problems. It could be due to a faulty lid switch, start switch, motor, or broken timer. It could even be due to a broken control board. Our technicians know how to diagnose and repair common and uncommon washer problems.
The washer cycles that you have available depend on the make and model of your appliance. If there is a problem with the hot wash, it is usually due to a faulty water heater. This part is best inspected and replaced by a professional.
In most cases, washer leaks are due to a faulty door seal. If you notice that your washer is leaking during a wash cycle, you should avoid using it until our team performs the necessary repairs.
You should make sure that your washer is on level ground and you should check regularly as part of your maintenance plan. You could also attach non-vibration pads under the washer for added grip and to reduce the shaking.
A common cause of this problem is a clogged filter. Try cleaning the filters and see if this works. If not, call one of our technicians right away for urgent repairs.
Bad smells in washers are usually caused by bacteria or mold growing inside the appliance. You can solve this problem by adding a mixture of vinegar and baking soda to the washer and run a wash cycle. To prevent this from happening in the future, limit the amount of detergent and fabric softener you use. You can also run an empty cycle from time to time to keep your washer fresh and clean.
If your washer is not spinning, it could be due to a broken belt, faulty motor or lid switch. Our team knows where to look when diagnosing these and other faults.
We always aim to arrive within 3 hours of receiving your call. We get straight to work on diagnosing the fault and we always arrive prepared with tools and parts to complete repairs during our initial visit.
The first thing you should do is avoid attempting repairs yourself. Do not remove any parts or it will make our job more difficult. The best thing you can do is clear the area and wait for us to arrive.
Yes, all repairs are backed by our limited warranty of up to 1 year.
Yes, we offer washer repair guarantees for your peace of mind.
If there is a problem with your washer and you have laundry stuck inside, you should leave it as is. Only if you can open the door should you remove your laundry. Our team will take care of the problem and get your laundry out in the process.