Problems and repair of beard and hair clippers

How to repair your hair or beard trimmer in case of breakdown.
Electric mower repair


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Do you have a hair and beard trimmer that isn't working properly? Or maybe it's not cutting as close to the skin as you'd like.

In this blog post, we will teach you how to troubleshoot and repair your machine.
We'll go over common problems and suggest solutions so you can get your mower back up and running in no time!


What do I do when my lawnmower breaks down?

The first thing to do when your mower breaks down is to check the manual. Chances are, the answer to your problem is there.

If not, don't worry: there are other ways to find out what's wrong with your mower. For example, you can search for the solution on the Internet through forums or even YouTube videos.

Do a search on Google!

If you don't have your manual handy, no problem: you can usually find it online with a quick Google search.

Just type in the make and model of your mower, followed by "manual".

For example, if you have a hair clipper Wahlyou have to look for "Wahl Hair Clipper Manual.

Once you have found it, browse it until you find the section that addresses your particular problem.

Watch explanatory videos

Let's say you've gone through the manual and still can't figure out what's wrong with your mower.

In this case, your second best option is YouTube. Chances are someone else has encountered the same problem as you, and there's an even better chance they've made a video about it.

To find helpful videos on YouTube, just type in the make and model of your lawnmower, followed by the word "problem"

For example, if you are still having problems with the Wahl hair clippers, try searching for "Wahl Clipper problem

Again, chances are someone has already made a video explaining how to fix the problem.

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My mower pulls out hair or doesn't cut anymore

It's frustrating trying to get a nice, clean haircut, but your clippers just won't cooperate.

If it pulls hair or skips passages, you can try several things to get it back in working order:

  • First of all, make sure the shoe is clean. Any buildup of hair or dirt can prevent the blades from making contact with your head,
  • Second, wash the blades They can be used to remove any hair or grease build-up that may prevent them from cutting properly,
  • Thirdly, grease the blades of the mower. This will help them move more easily and prevent them from clinging to the hair,
  • Finally, sharpen the mower's cutting head beard trimmer. A sharp blade will give you a cleaner cut and prevent hair from being pulled out.

By following these tips, you can get your clippers back in working order and achieve the perfect haircut.

To read: How do I clean my lawnmower?


My lawnmower heats up or makes noise

If your beard trimmer is making noise or overheating, there are several things you can do to solve the problem.

Make sure the mower is properly lubricated. If the blades are dry, they create friction, which can cause the mower to heat up or make noise.

Lubricate the blades by applying a few drops of oil to a cloth, then wipe the blades clean!

Another possible cause of noise or heat is the accumulation of hair and dirt on the blades. To clean the blades:

  • Remove them from the mower carefully,
  • Use a brush to remove debris.

My mower won't charge anymore

If your hair clippers won't charge, you can try a few things:

  1. Check the power cord to make sure it is securely plugged into the outlet.
    If it is, try plugging it into a different outlet to see if it makes a difference.
  2. If not, the problem may be with the power cord itself and you will need to replace it.
  3. It is also the battery may be damaged and need to be replaced.
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My lawnmower turns in a vacuum

If your hair clipper is running in a vacuum and the blades are not moving, follow these instructions:

Check the screws that hold the blades in place. They can sometimes loosen, causing the blades to become misaligned. Often all you need to do is tighten the screws and your lawnmower will work properly again.

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Do you need to repair or replace your hair and beard trimmer?

While you may be attached to your current hair and beard trimmer, sometimes it's impossible to repair the unit.

If you've tried all the steps in this article and still can't get your lawnmower to work properly, it may be time to buy a new one.

Fortunately, there are many great options on the market, so you're sure to find a mower that meets your needs.

Frequently asked questions

Here's how to sharpen it in a few steps:

  1. Wet the whetstone with sharpening oil.
  2. Place the blade on the stone and move it in a circular motion.
  3. Sharpen both sides of the blade evenly.
  4. Wipe the blade with a cloth when you are finished.
  5. Test the blade by trimming a small section of hair or beard.

For best results, we recommend using a light oil such as mineral oil or baby oil. These oils help keep the blades clean and debris free, while reducing friction and keeping the blades cool.
Simply apply a few drops to a cloth and wipe down the blades after each use. You'll notice a difference in the performance and life of your clippers.

It depends on how often you use them and the type of hair you cut. Of course, The best way to be sure is to monitor your blades and replace them when they start to show signs of wear.

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Amateur and passionate about beards since his first hairs (on his face), he is for the intimate and bearded Internet lovers the BarbierDuWeb.

Advises and helps men to have a healthy beard, through blog articles where you will find tests, his feelings but also comparisons and buying guides.

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