Question about Candy 17 in. CS455 Built-in Dishwasher
Welcome to fixya.
I'm Huuum at your service.
Here is an interesting report I just read.
Repair or replace?
When to pull the plug on your old Appliance
It nearly always makes sense to undertake simple do-it-yourself repairs,
such as replacing a gasket on a refrigerator or a freezer.
Typically, you'll also find a troubleshooting section for more-serious problems
in the owner's manual.
Should you pay for a repair or buy a new model?
The answer depends mostly on the age of your appliance,
how much you bought it for,and the cost of the repair.
Follow these guidelines:
When a repair makes sense.
If your appliance is under warranty or less than four years old
paying for a repair makes sense.
Note that appliances under warranty might require service from a factory-authorized technician;
readers have found them on a par with independent repairers.
When a repair might be a wise choice.
If your appliance is out of warranty and is four to seven years old,
it might make sense to pay for a repair. Customers generally pay $100 to $200 for a repair.
But you might want to buy a new model even at this stage,
given that today's models are quieter and have added features.
Higher energy efficiency is another plus: Energy Star-qualified models made after April 28, 2008,
are 43 percent more efficient than conventional models built before 2001 and 56 percent
more efficient than those built before 1993.
When it pays to replace.
The repair costs more than half the price of a comparable new appliance.
Data also shows that it doesn't pay to fix a less-expensive applaince
six or more years old .
Thanks to better recycling programs, less than 10 percent
of a appliances you replace is likely to end up in a landfill.
Thanks for giving me the opportunity to help!
Please remember to leave a rating before you sign off!
Thank You, HUUUM
Posted on Sep 30, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Oct 17, 2016 | Candy Dryers
Jan 24, 2015 | Candy Washing Machines
Sep 14, 2014 | Dryers
Mar 29, 2010 | Candy Ovens
Feb 15, 2010 | Candy F248P Electric Single Oven
Oct 03, 2009 | Hotpoint Aquarius WF000 Front Load Washer
Sep 25, 2009 | Ovens
Aug 24, 2009 | Candy F248P Electric Single Oven
Dec 08, 2008 | Ovens
Oct 05, 2008 | Candy CNW156 Front Load Washer / Dryer
Jul 21, 2014 | Candy 17 in. CS455 Built-in Dishwasher
347 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: