gazorpaglop t1_ixewov6 wrote

Repair info is more accessible than ever for almost every device or appliance. Shoot, if I have something broken and I can find 10 videos of shlubby looking dudes like me fixing it, I’m going to take a crack at it 9/10 times. Just this year I’ve avoided replacing a tv due to a bad backlight strip, a dishwasher due to a common leak, my switch due to a bad battery, and a load of stuff on my cars.

I’d love it if repairability had to be engineered in from the beginning for everything at this point. It makes little sense not to