Troubleshooting and Repair of Small Household Appliances and Power Tools
Another good weekend reading material is Troubleshooting and Repair of Small Household Appliances and Power Tools. Samuel M. Goldwasser has maintained a FAQ site for USENET group Sci.Electronics.Repair. He has a series of comprehensive repair guides for consumer electronics equipments and other household appliances, including CD player, Power adaptors, TV, Computer, Monitors and even Microwave oven! His FAQs should be one of the greatest guides you should keep on this topic.
Disclaimer: The following information are only for reference and by no mean to replace any profressional repairer and advises that you may need to seek for your home appliances. In other word: Use it at your own risk.