Fix Your Broken Ice Maker

Common reasons your ice maker isn’t working If the icemaker in your refrigerator isn’t spitting out ice, you likely have one of two problems: ice is clogging the machine or it isn’t producing ice. The staff at AAA Appliance and Service Center has some tips you can try before you set up a service call.   Ice stuck in the …

How Do I Clean the Black Rings on My Glass Cooktop?

Have black marks on your glass electric cook top after a pan was put on high heat?  To remove the marks, rub the stain with a silicone spatula in small circular motions.  That will loosen debris and fade the color.  Make a paste with 4 tablespoon of baking soda plus a little water and spread it on the stain.  Put a …

Is my appliance still under warranty?

Few events are more frustrating than having an appliance breakdown. Before you schedule an appointment with AAA Appliance and Service Center, it’s best to check if your appliance repairs will be covered by a warranty. If you’re not sure if your appliance repair will be covered, here’s some ways to check. The first year or less If you purchased your …

How to make your appliances last longer

Most of us rely on our appliances every day. While we know their importance, a majority of people overlook how often they’re used until they breakdown. Many appliances last between 10-15 years, but there are ways you can help them last even longer. Dryer Clean the lent trap after each use to improve airflow and prevent overheating. You should also …

How to replace the wheels on your dishwasher rack

The wheels on your dishwasher rack can become worn and uneven over time. It’s always a good idea to replace them when this happens. Otherwise, your clean dishes could be sent crashing to the floor because the rack derails as you pull it out. Here are the steps to replacing these wheels: Turn off the power Flip the circuit breaker …

Your appliance may need repaired, not replaced

With most household appliances costing thousands, replacing them is an expensive decision. If you’re having an issue with one of your appliances, it may be cheaper to repair it instead of replacing it. Here are some general guidelines to know when determining if you should repair or replace your appliances. Know their lifespan If your appliance potentially has plenty of …

What’s that funky smell and taste in your refrigerator water?

If the water that comes from your refrigerator has a funky smell or taste, don’t panic. Chances are it can easily be fixed. Here are some quick items you can try before giving us call 888-966-8000 to repair the issue. Test the water from the tap Before you do anything with your refrigerator, taste and smell the water directly from …

Know where to find the model and serial number

When you call AAA Appliance Service Center for help, one of the first items we ask for is the serial number of your appliance. Since most people don’t know where to find this information, we have highlighted some of the most common places to locate the serial number on your various appliances. Refrigerator Open the door and look along the …

Properly load your dishwasher for clean dishes

If your dishwasher isn’t cleaning your dishes, the problem may not be not be the appliance, but the way you’re loading it. Consumer Reports says the way you load your dishwasher plays an important role in how clean your dishes get. Here’s what you need to remember each time you prepare to load your dishwasher. Top Rank Place cups, glasses …

Thanksgiving

Properly functioning appliance are key for Thanksgiving Having your family over for Thanksgiving is a big to-do for almost anyone. For the big occasion, you want to make sure your kitchen appliances are in tip-top shape before the big day arrives. Here are some checks you can perform on your appliances to make sure your Thanksgiving Day meal is a …