Yesterday, our large Whirlpool self cleaning oven quit working. That is,
the electronic panel on it went black, and the latch that holds it shut
during cleaning engaged partially. We can still open it with a fork, but
the oven or clock or electronics won't work.
Call the guy. $80 for someone to come out and tell us what's wrong.
Needs two fuses, the guy says. About $20 per, and another $60 for the
service call. He doesn't fix things, just gives estimates.
Today, the guy comes and says it will be $275 MORE to fix the thing. We say
we'll get back to him when he faxes us a written bid. No intention of
getting back to him.
The friggin thing can be replaced for $600. They want $355 to fix this.
Anyone got any suggestions? I think I can pull the unit and check the
Geez, these guys make my heart surgeon look like a minimum wage worker.