The best places to buy appliance parts in Canberra

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Detlev’s Electrical are one of Canberra’s leading electrical companies and most recommended appliance parts suppliers. Photo: Thomas Lucraft.

Is your washing machine broken? Oven not working? Vacuum lost its suction? Perhaps your dishwasher has given up and you’re sick and tired of washing by hand?

No worries. The good news is you don’t need to fork out hundreds for a brand-new appliance. Instead, you can pick up a high-quality spare appliance part from one of the region’s top suppliers.

In this article, we’ll outline the qualities to consider when choosing a supplier of appliance parts, and share where to find the best in Canberra.

What makes a great appliance parts supplier?

Choosing the right appliance parts supplier can help you fast track your repair and strip the stress away. After all, we depend so heavily on our modern appliances to keep life running smoothly. That means we don’t want them broken for a long time.

It can be helpful to keep the following in mind when choosing an appliance parts supplier.

  • Comprehensive range of parts. With so many brands, makes and models on the market, you’ll want an appliance parts supplier who stocks a comprehensive range of parts. That way, your repair will be quick and efficient.
  • High-quality parts. The spare parts you buy should be high quality, so they stand the test of time. There’s little point in buy a cheap part that’s going to break and cause you more hassle.
  • Knowledge and experience. The best appliance parts suppliers have seen it all before. They’re knowledgeable and experienced with a wide range of appliances and common problems that arise.
  • Helpful customer service. Often you won’t know what it is you need to sort out your broken appliance, so it’s great to choose an appliance parts supplier that focuses on helpful customer service.
  • Fast delivery. Many appliance parts suppliers operate online. Because you won’t want the inconvenience of waiting too long, look for a supplier that offers fast and cost-effective shipping.

The best appliance parts suppliers in Canberra

Riotact’s editorial team has combed through 20 years of on-site comments to compile a list of the most recommended businesses according to you.

To be listed in our Best of Canberra series, each business needs to have consistently received positive feedback on Riotact and Facebook as well as maintaining a minimum average of 4/5 stars on Google.

Stokes Appliance Parts

Stokes Appliance Parts is the largest independent distributor of appliance spare parts in Australia. It has a comprehensive collection of parts for ovens, stovetops, microwaves, dishwashers, vacuum cleaners and more. Stokes Appliance Parts has over 100,000 parts available, including for major brands.

Aaron Spiteri wrote, “Fantastic parts store! I emailed these guys for a part and had a response within a few hours, placed my order and received the item the next day.”

Mr Appliance

Mr Appliances is an online appliance parts specialist, providing fast, affordable and high-quality parts. That include spare parts for kitchen, laundry, bathroom and other appliances. Since opening, Mr Appliances has sold parts to more than 74,000 domestic and commercial customers, all at affordable prices and with a Price Match Guarantee. Mr Appliance ships daily.

Edward Roberts wrote on Google, “Website showed accurate photos of parts. Parts were reasonably priced. Postage very cheap. Parts arrived quickly and safely.”

If you’re looking for more information on appliances, you might like our articles on the best appliance repair services in Canberra, best dishwasher repairs, best washing machine repairs and best oven repairs Canberra has to offer.

If your job goes a bit further than the appliance, you might like our articles on the best electricians, the best plumbers, the best kitchen renovation companies and the best bathroom renovation companies in Canberra.

Your experience with appliance parts suppliers in Canberra

Thanks to our commenters who have provided insightful feedback. If you believe we have got it wrong, please let us know.

Have you had any experience with any of the appliance parts suppliers listed above? If so, share your feedback in the comments below.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do all appliance parts suppliers work online?

Many do, but some have shopfronts and will do site visits. Of course, you may need to order a part online if it’s not readily available in Canberra and then arrange for a professional to install it here.

How long does it take for an appliance part to arrive?

This depends on factors such as the availability of the part, where you’re located, how the supplier delivers and potentially the time of year (Christmas, for example, is a busy time).

How to I choose an appliance parts supplier?

The best way to choose a supplier is to head to their website and social media platforms. Check out how they present themselves and read about the services they offer. You can also read online reviews.

What if I don’t know what appliance part I need?

This is when selecting an appliance parts specialist who has quality customer service becomes important. Customer-focused staff will take the time to help you out.

Do suppliers have parts for old appliances?

It’s best to check with the supplier and tell them how old your appliance is. They’ll then be able to advise you.

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