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Appliance repair expert in Orange County, CA

Hi, my name is Gene, owner and operator of

Mr. Magic appliance repair company

I have been involved in the appliance repair business for over 30 years and for the last 17 years I’ve been servicing people in Orange County, CA.
From basic Whirlpool refrigerators to high-end Thermador ovens, you can expect professional diagnosis with a fair estimate and a quick, accurate repair. If you need a good and honest appliance technician, call me today


I service and repair all major appliances: Oven, Range, Cook Top, Microwave, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Trash Compactor, Washer and Dryer.

I do work with appliances made by: Admiral, Amana, Bosch, Caloric, Dacor, Frigidaire, Fisher & Paykel, GE, Hotpoint, Jenn Air, Kitchen Aid, Magic Chef, Maytag, Roper, Kenmore, Sub Zero, Tappan, Thermador, Viking, and Whirlpool

For fast and professional appliance repair, call the expert today at



11 responses so far ↓

  • Mary Malone // Jun 9, 2013 at 2:12 pm

    I noticed you are the one answering problems with ice makers that won’t dispense ice. I posted a question on the appliance repair forum today as ziprweld1 with a GE Profile Artica. The lights on the panel on front of door works and the ice maker makes ice. The auger will move manually and it doesn’t look like the cup at the back is broken. When dispensing water it is sporadic, but when ice cubes or crushed is used, the light goes dim and nothing happens. Thank you.

  • Gene // Jun 10, 2013 at 6:23 pm

    Hello Mary.

    Thank you for the reply to my email I send you yesterday and the model number of your refrigerator. The power to the ice and water dispenser on the door and the auger motor for the ice dispenser inside the freezer is coming from the main control board which is located on the back of the refrigerator. The symptoms you described, especially dim light, are leading to a bad main control board. It comes with the installation instructions and it is not too difficult to replace it yourself.

    The main control board part number WR55X10942

    Good luck.Thank you for stopping by.
    Please keep me posted.

  • Mary Malone // Jun 11, 2013 at 6:47 am

    Thank you SO MUCH!!! Will order part & give it a try.

  • Tom Huebner // Nov 28, 2014 at 5:18 pm

    My oven won’t relight after reaching bake temperature,the igniter clicks,burner lights and igniter keeps clicking and burner goes out.If you cancel and restart it’s the same thing.So far I have replaced the igniter,temp.probe and the gas valve. Still the same situation!!!
    Someone please help I’m going nuts!

  • Gene // Nov 30, 2014 at 4:36 pm

    Hello Tom,

    In order to provide most accurate advice I need the complete model number of the oven.

    Thank you for your question,

  • Tom // Nov 30, 2014 at 4:49 pm

    It’s a whirlpool wfg371lvq
    Thanks for your response gene

  • Gene // Nov 30, 2014 at 5:24 pm

    Hello Tom,
    Thank you for the model number.

    Remove the Bake burner and check the lighting holes (circled red on the attached picture). If there are only four holes then the Bake burner has to be replaced. If there are eight holes then you have to enlarge them using a drill bit one size bigger.

    The new bake burner part number is 9758078
    You can order the part by clicking on the part number.

    Keep me posted.

  • Tom // Dec 1, 2014 at 6:41 am

    Hi gene. The holes were a number 50 drill so I opened th up to a number 49. It’s doing the same thing , ran and cycled for half hour and then nothing . I do have a spark module on order , do you think that’s it since it’s the next thing to replace that I haven’t?
    Thanks Tom

  • Gene // Dec 1, 2014 at 12:51 pm

    Hello Tom,

    You said you already tried to replace the igniter and the gas valve. Do you still have them installed? If not, put them in the place, check the wire between the igniter and the spark module and give it a try. If it will do the same, possible the spark module is the culprit. Just to make sure you did order the correct part, the part number for the spark module is W10331686.

    Good luck,

  • Tom // Dec 5, 2014 at 5:42 am

    Hi gene first of all thanks for your help!!! It did end up being the spark module. It actually showed signs I heat damage by two of the resisters on the PC board
    Again Thanks

  • Gene // Dec 5, 2014 at 4:45 pm

    You are welcome Tom.
    I’m glad you were able to fix it.

    Thank you for the feed back.

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