Almost every home has an automatic or a semi automatic
A Few Things To Look Into
No matter in what part of the world you are, you can access these tips and tricks and implement them. Even the best washing machine in the world shall need a hand or 2, once in a while. Yet, sometimes the problems are too complicated and cannot be fixed without a professional. For the rest, you can rely on us. First and foremost, take a look at the instruction manual. There is a good chance that you will find what is wrong with your washing machine on reading the instruction manual. Other than that, keep all the tools requisite for repair, handy. Mostly, you will need a flashlight and a screw driver to fix it up.
Find the Problem and then Repair
Sometimes, the problem is really minor such as a loose plug etc. Hence, first check both the ends of the plug as well as the wire properly. At times, the plug isn't correctly inserted in the socket, check on that as well. Sometimes an automatic washing machine does not work because the lid is open. Your instruction manual will tell you if yours is one such machine. Or else, you can simply shut the lid and check. Also, if your washing machine doesn't make a click sound upon shutting the door, it is probably so because your door is broken or your door-switch is broken. This happens more often with very old washing machines. One can easily repair this with the help of a screw driver.
If nothing works, it could be that your hose pipe is clogged. Disconnect your hose-pipe, clean it and re-connect it. If your front loading machine works now, you are good to go. If not, it is time you got a professional for your front load machine.
A Quick Review
Thus, here are the basic steps that you should follow if your washing machine has broken down -
Panasonic washing machines don't need repair very often. However, even when they do, they are pretty user friendly.