The first edition of Troubleshooting and Repairing Major Appliances is a handy, on-the-job reference that covers all the information practicing electricians and apprentices need to know to pass the Occupational Competency Examination for Appliance Repair. Author Eric Kleinert also provides a complete troubleshooting guide for homeowners who want to save money by learning how to repair their own appliances. 

Emphasizing safety throughout, Troubleshooting and Repairing Major Appliances begins with the basics, explaining how to read wiring diagrams and use test equipment, including volt-Ohm-amp meters and Wattmeters. With step-by-step instructions and plenty of diagrams and charts that show exactly how to pinpoint and repair problems in everything from dishwashers, hot water heaters, and garbage disposals to refrigerators, ovens, and laundry appliances, this book will help you fix your electrical appliances.