BAY APPLIANCE SPARES AND REPAIRS
About BAY APPLIANCE SPARES AND REPAIRS
Specialising in appliance spares and repairs.
How to change a plug
If an appliance isn’t working, you can replace worn plugs and cords. When replacing the cord on an appliance, it must be as heavy a gauge as the one you’re taking out, especially when an appliance heats up. These appliances must have cords that can resist fire; they have an Underwriters Laboratory (UL) fire rating. Appliance cords have reusable plastic outer insulators that hold the cord into the base. To remove the insulator, squeeze it on the inside with pliers until it pushes out of the hole. Take it off the wire and don’t throw it away. Now follow these steps: