What Service Manuals for Appliances Can You Find Online?

What Service Manuals for Appliances Can You Find Online?

Service manuals are online for all major appliances and brands. Manufacturers' websites, retailers' websites and sites dedicated to service manuals offer manuals for large appliances, such as refrigerators, stoves, washers and dryers, air conditioners and television sets. Manuals for small appliances, such as blenders, food processors, coffee makers and ice makers, are also available. Brands include Frigidaire, Viking, Maytag, Hoover and Samsung.

Some specific appliance service manuals are "Maytag Amana International Bottom Mount Refrigerator ABB2524DE Manual," "Samsung Residential Dryer DV203AGS/XAA Manual," "Haier Free-Standing Gas Range Manual," "Maytag Jenn-Air Microwave" and "Craftsman Wet/Dry 2 Gallon Vac."

Appliance Assistant offers 1,323 repair manuals, as of September 2015. Users can browse through the index or search by appliance type, brand name or model number. The search feature on ShopYourWay.com, the online retail counterpart of Sears asks for type, make and model but returns results for any of those. Manufacturers' websites such as KitchenAid.com and GEAppliances.com require the model number to access a service manual.

Service manuals typically include sections on safety precautions, installation and operation as well as maintenance and repair sections. The service sections include topics such as access to components, component testing, service procedures, a troubleshooting guide and schematics.

Service manuals are usually viewable online and can be downloaded and printed.