Fixing a water leak in a Maytag side-by-side fridge/freezer

by Jim 26. September 2010 09:46

For several weeks, there had been ice accumulating at the bottom of the freezer side of our Maytag side-by-side refrigerator.  This required the occasional task of breaking up and disposing of the ice at the bottom of the freezer.  Once, I left it so long that it froze the bottom removable rack, requiring a lengthy chiseling operation to break it free.  It was time for a permanent fix.  More...

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How to fix the hot element indicator light on a Maytag ceramic range top

by Jim 17. June 2010 16:52

A few months ago, the indicator lights that warn of hot stove elements had stopped working. This had happened once before while the stove was still under warranty, and was repaired with a service call. Since it is now well past it’s warranty period, I attempted to fix it myself. The Maytag model number for this range is MER5770ACW. More...

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