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Found a site that had Exploded view of parts. I...

Found a site that had Exploded view of parts. I ordered the water pump,15 bucks which did most of the pumping on the spin/drain cycle. It solved the Leak and for now the spin cycle works better!...
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Braided Hoses? Green Rubber Washer Replacement?

So most of us are familiar with the S.Steel Braided Hoses. I had to detached the hoses since I am working on my clothes washer. I was told by the hardware guy that they don't sell the washers for...
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Password Compromise (SD App?)

Just received a notice that I should update my passwords. I use Google auto-save passwords on my phone and laptop. I also use a swipe and pattern unlock, instead of alternates. I just got a notice...
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Using Google chrome Auto passwords? OK or Not?

Just curious about using the auto password thru Google chrome. Whats everyone opinion on this? I know many may say use the fingerprint scan if you have the ability or perhaps for the phone face/eye...
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Signs of Small leak in Clothes Washer + not spinning on rinse

Kenmore Washer Model#26882500 Serial # CS3929978
So we have been noticing a small puddle under the machine not sure about location So I flipped it to 45. I noticed the pump had some rust around it....
10-03-20, 11:54 AM
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Battery Charger: Replacing Frayed Lines

So ONE of my many old Battery charger has some very crispy chard lines the one that connects to the battery with the clips. You can actual bend it and you see the wires. So I have two different color...
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Torched down Flat Roof -Sealer and Edge/Fascia Repair

So just had my pitched roof completed. I live in a raised ranch, with attached flat roof garage. The remaining problem is with the flat roof 33 x 23 with an ever so slight pitch on either side for...
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Can NOT link to my WiFi?

I must have some kind of virus or something. It all started by getting messages about a battery failure! Although.at that time, I was still able to log on normally. Then it started getting harder and...
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Hull Refinish/Gelcoat (fiberglass)

Looking for some basic knowledge and advise on proper repairing and reviving old gel-coating on some older sailboats and a few rowboats I have. There is obvious small chipping and cracking lines that...
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Replace Remote Control for Sharp 5 Disc MP3?

Like the title says I have a Sharp (XL-BH250 5-Disc Micro Shelf Speaker System 90 Watts ) that I acquired used and there was no remote with it. I tried some old remotes that didn't seem to work....
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Electric Bike?

I would also consider an electric bike. That way it could fill two functions exercise when desired and power up when your feeling less active. I believe you would be able to pedal and assist the...
02-15-20, 04:43 AM
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Getting a shock from kitchen appliances?

I have an old kitchen (1950's) and appliances. Range top, Espresso machine(SS), built in oven, hood, a metal SS sink. So I noticed by no subtle means that a current is passing thru these appliances...
02-12-20, 02:38 PM
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Well I shut the cold water feed (to the TMV)...

Well I shut the cold water feed (to the TMV) completely off. While I had the kitchen and bathroom hot only running, the result was both faucets ended up just tinkling water drops or almost nothing at...
02-11-20, 08:17 AM
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That's exactly right. the top knob is closed all...

That's exactly right. the top knob is closed all others open! Sorry about orientation.
Gage Shown here after running water for s few minutes, just drops instantly?
02-10-20, 08:33 PM
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pix included

Makes sense Duh! Yes the water coming from the boiler is super hot up to the TMV. So that leaves the Adjustment on the TMV with thermometer. I mention that cause when we run the hot water Its...
02-09-20, 10:07 PM
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Tank-less Coil hot water very cool!

Just trying to help my neighbor. She has a tank-less hot water system (coil in the oil burner). Baseboard heat is working fine! However I believe she had an Adjustable Thermo Mixing Valve installed a...
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All prior information is spot on!! PJ's last...

All prior information is spot on!! PJ's last mention is usually overlooked or forgotten!!
12-09-19, 05:55 AM
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Geo. YES! A ceiling box in the cement ceiling...

Geo. YES! A ceiling box in the cement ceiling directly below garage flooring.
Why do you ask? Does it make a difference? Still need to check room 2, sockets are hard to get to need to move some big...
12-06-19, 11:24 AM
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I cant find the break in the line?

So I was removing an old Bakelite bulb insert. It kind of crumbled and I tripped a breaker. However the noise was just a bit louder than usual. near the bulb insert. When I went to the box to reset...
11-26-19, 04:13 PM
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Its a 50 year old house. It was done with an...

Its a 50 year old house. It was done with an older insulation, paper on both sides? and very flat.( not sure if its asbestos? I really don't think so! ) I was able to upgrade the master bedroom...
11-26-19, 09:25 AM
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Insulating Attic Wall.

Insulating Attic Wall. This wall is a small crawl space in the attic that faces a vaulted ceiling room (stained pine). Not allot of wall footage and only 2x4s in depth. First do I need to add vapor...
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Did you consider an expandable/retractable...

Did you consider an expandable/retractable awning? The kind that gets mounted to the roof or external wall. Only problem with this is when winter comes around would not be able to take any snow...
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Snowblower Oil change.. SYN or Reg? Blend?

So I was curious about who may use Syn vs reg oil on their small engines? I was also wondering if those who do try syn have you switched back to reg? I know that motorcycles highly discourage this...
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Kenmore Model # 110-646-42400 Type DWJR ELE...

Kenmore
Model # 110-646-42400
Type DWJR ELE 240-6028
Plus serial number if need be.
Thx for the responses PJ and Manden
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Windows 7 Ending in Jan 2020?

So can we keep running Windows 7? Or is it recommended to upgrade to 10? Seems like that newer version has had its share of problems. If we keep the older 7 is there a chance we could lose some...
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