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    Dave, I could not have said it better myself. ------------------------------ Larry Adamski Muskegon Laundromat Spring Lake MI ------------------------------

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    Les, Clothes only have great value: A.  When they are bought. B.  When you're responsible for damaging or losing them. Otherwise,  people pay little attention to their clothes.  What else could explain the incidents that you mentioned multiplied by ...

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    ------------------------------ Dave Menz Queen City Laundry Chain Cincinnati, OH ------------------------------

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    Long before we owned the current LMat, the campground the kids operated had 3 washers and 3 dryers, all old SQ TL washers.  A handful of folks would use the laundry in winter as the local laundry, with several TL and stack dryers would lose it's septic ...

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    I was filling in for our manager a few nights last week and was surprised to find one full load of clothes in a dryer and the next day 2 full loads of clothes in a washer after lock up.   We are talking decent clothes Mom-Dad-Kid sizes.  We dried the ...

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    Hi Laura, We don't provide this service either.  During busy times, it is too easy to lose track and then no one is happy. ------------------------------ William Balch Store Owner/ Employee U-City Coin Wash San Diego CA ---------------------------- ...

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    If nothing else it has been educational to discover not only how many different approaches there are to dealing with the same issue, but how they variety from location to location based on the people you have to deal with every day. Obviously what works ...

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    Les, Not showing the minutes is a Dexter issue, even before I put in the metal sensing mechs. I agree that it would be better to have the coins simply tally up the minutes first, and then you push start. ADC dryers make you push to start also, as did ...

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    I don't know how many Cloud Accounts you have but the ones I have there is a fee. I do have one free 5 day Cloud for one security camera. The Dexter Live subscription fee each month is $0.00 for all 4 stores and my partner's Sierra Laundry fee for 2 Dexter ...

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    Luigi, Yes, wouldn't everyone like to have cash flowing in every month while providing a service with almost zero operating costs.  Just set it and forget it. Those little outflows of what would have been profit add up month after month, year after ...

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    To Larry's point. A while back someone discovered how to put washers in service mode. Those wires are now plugged into a fuse. Right where they belong. ------------------------------ Curt Harrington ------------------------------

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    Joel, Now the whole world knows how to program a low price on your continentals. ------------------------------ Larry Adamski Muskegon Laundromat Spring Lake MI ------------------------------

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    Will definatly have to hit you up sometime when i am stumped! ------------------------------ Joel Cederberg Non-Industry Good guys suds Roswell NM ------------------------------

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    Solved it! Thank you so much for reaching out! So the problem was the programming. On the l series machines you must press the extract button for a few seconds, then, also hold down the #1 button. This will put you in advanced user mode. The stock password ...

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    Dexter Live has set a New Standard for the entire Laundry Industry Richard Smith ,  01-16-2019 08:18 Well, ok (I'm not sure why you don't want a discussion online, this is the place where we all learn) but my research showed Dexterlive to be ...

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    Paulie:  Many of my customers are a little OCDish.  They will drop a quarter and check the minutes, drop another and check the minutes, etc.   The way your coin drop left the .25 and did not show the 24 minutes until the start button was pushed would ...

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    First...It seems "Reply to Discussion" ought to be the default setting.  Moving on now to the topic...… I spend more money giving away soda's than refunds, but I give away refunds liberally.  I was trapped up at the house by a fallen tree over the last ...

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    I've seen people in other cities, like LA, that instruct their children in the "fine art of theft." David, I recently had a situation where a customer came in while I was doing some repairs and started pointing at a couple machines, first one then another, ...

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    I've been converting to Imonex single slots for years with no problems. I use tokens and the Imonex have way fewer jambs then the std Dexter drops. Sure I've had to clean them occasionally, but I'm amazed at how dirty they get before it causes a problem. ...

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    Mike, You're correct.  I failed to think of that possibility.  A dry cleaning machine will often have small air leaks.  That air is laden with perchlorethlyne.   A row of clothes dryers might suck that air from the dry cleaning machine to the back of ...

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    Laura, My employees are not allowed to handle anyone's laundry except: 1.  To unload a machine that has stopped if the machine is needed by another customer and no other similar machine is available.  2.  The customer became incapacitated and is unable ...

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    What model maytag ------------------------------ Dodd Camp Owner Caribbean Coin Laundry Central & Western Kentucky ------------------------------

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    Please give me a call @ 256 413 3309. and I can walk you through your problem​ ------------------------------ DENISE GREEN Store Owner/ Employee SOUTHSIDE AL ------------------------------

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    I have a tattoo parlor beside one of my stores and a black hair salon next to that.  Before anyone freaks out let me explain that their is a difference in culture between black and white salons. White salon customers will spend a decent amount of time ...

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    We have no problem with that & domso if & when we're asked.  It's not that often.  More importantly, many times better than.letting the clothes sit in a washer that is done   it's a win win. ------------------------------ Juan Store Owner/ Employee ...

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