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Offline wildimaginations

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Nearly p** in my pants when this thing popped out.
« on: April 05, 2013, 07:57:30 PM »

I was startled by this rodent popping out when I removed the bottom kick panel of this dishwasher.  Customer was in worse shape as she was screaming thinking it was still alive.


And yes, the kitchen has shag carpeting.  Very funky!!!


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Re: Nearly p** in my pants when this thing popped out.
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2013, 08:44:37 PM »
What was the complaint, bad odor from dishwasher? The last time I had a call like that wires were chewed, all hoses were chewed, told cust. To buy new dishwasher.

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Re: Nearly p** in my pants when this thing popped out.
« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2013, 08:57:20 PM »
Replace broken door spring connectors. 
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Re: Nearly p** in my pants when this thing popped out.
« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2013, 09:00:04 PM »
Crazy, :2funny: :rofl: :2funny:

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Nearly p** in my pants when this thing popped out.
« Reply #4 on: April 06, 2013, 07:02:44 AM »
Looks like a big one!


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Re: Nearly p** in my pants when this thing popped out.
« Reply #5 on: April 06, 2013, 12:01:32 PM »

I had a Maytag washer, pulled the console with the customer looking over my shoulder.  I said it looks like you had a rodent in here.   I poked the nest with my screwdriver and out popped a mouse. I think I squealed louder than she did!  Repaired a bunch of chewed up wires while she called the exterminator.


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Re: Nearly p** in my pants when this thing popped out.
« Reply #6 on: April 06, 2013, 02:17:42 PM »
Had a Maytag washer wouldn't spin fast enough, pulled front off and saw motor not springing back. Reached behind the motor and felt something FUZZY. It was a Redwood tarantula.(In the Redwood trees area and same color hair as redwood bark) The customer jumped back screamed and then said catch it! I caught it and her grandson has it still for a pet!

Offline andersenappliance

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Re: Nearly p** in my pants when this thing popped out.
« Reply #7 on: April 06, 2013, 06:13:19 PM »
In another post I said I could ignore cockroaches, but tarantulas?!?!   :P

Gives me the willies, just thinkin' 'bout it!!!

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Re: Nearly p** in my pants when this thing popped out.
« Reply #8 on: April 06, 2013, 09:29:45 PM »
Bugs, mice, No big deal. Mention snakes and I'm gone.

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Re: Nearly p** in my pants when this thing popped out.
« Reply #9 on: April 16, 2013, 09:47:58 PM »
Bugs, mice, No big deal. Mention snakes and I'm gone.
Or maggots....
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