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Offline AJ

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How many times a year do you get a call like this?
« on: August 01, 2012, 07:39:42 PM »
Customer calls and explains that their dryer don't start. They replaced the push to start switch themselves and it still don't start.

It happens to me a number of times a year. Year after year, it never fails.

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Re: How many times a year do you get a call like this?
« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2012, 07:41:04 PM »
Why not the door switch.   Lol

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Re: How many times a year do you get a call like this?
« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2012, 07:44:49 PM »
I wonder if these same people go and get a new key made for their vehicle when it don't start.   :2funny:

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Re: How many times a year do you get a call like this?
« Reply #3 on: August 01, 2012, 08:04:59 PM »
I wonder if these same people go and get a new key made for their vehicle when it don't start.   :2funny:
I need a new PRNDL switch  :rofl:
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Re: How many times a year do you get a call like this?
« Reply #4 on: August 01, 2012, 08:16:00 PM »
The Magic "START" button is da fixall. Over the years I have had several people bring in this one and want me to match it up. Since nothing electrical was refundable, management wanted us to be sure we didn't sell a part that was not needed. 9 outta 10 times that start switch ain't gonna be it as yall well know but trying to convince some of these yea hoo's is not so easy. I been guilty of the exact same thang.
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Re: How many times a year do you get a call like this?
« Reply #5 on: August 01, 2012, 10:23:47 PM »
OR, customers call thinking their washer needs a new belt not realizing it's a direct drive washer.

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Re: How many times a year do you get a call like this?
« Reply #6 on: August 01, 2012, 11:51:35 PM »
Many of them brought in a damper wanting a replacement belt even though the damper had a corner to it.
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Re: How many times a year do you get a call like this?
« Reply #7 on: August 02, 2012, 05:06:30 AM »
"hey, can you put some "anti freeze " in my frig"? :rofl:

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Re: How many times a year do you get a call like this?
« Reply #8 on: August 04, 2012, 12:14:57 AM »
"My Washer is leaking from the bottom"

Of Course it's leaking from the bottom!

It's not gonna leak from the top! :D

 

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