McAlister Electronics & Appliance Repair
McAlister Electronics Inc. (est. 1967) is one of the oldest repair centers in the San Francisco/Bay Area.

  • We are factory trained to repair consumer electronics and appliances.

We service ALL brands of consumer electronics and appliances out of warranty:

  • We are the authorized warranty service center for: Mitsubishi, Toshiba, Vocopro, Hitachi, LG, Daewoo, Costco products in their second year of warranty & Avanti.
  • We are the authorized extended warranty service center for: Servicepower, NEW/Asurion (Walmart & Target), Servicenet/AIG (Best Buy & LG), CPS/Warrantech, Fry's Electronics, Home Choice Warranty & Squaretrade (Costco).
FOR SALE - Magnavox 5 disc CD player (no remote) - Model: CDC-792 $20
FOR SALE - NEBO 8 LED handheld light - $8 - (15 available)
LG is currently covering repairs for the following symptoms:

1. If you own any of the following LG washers or dryers that currently do not power on because the power button is misaligned or pushed in, we will do the repair FREE of charge.

Models: WM8000H*A, DLEX8000*, DLGX8001*

Serial number range: 201KWXXXXXXX ~ 210KWXXXXXXX

All of the units made in January 2012 to October 2012 require the modification to the power button.


If you own any of the following LG refrigerators that has an IF error code on the front display, we can repair it FREE of charge!

Models: LFX31925ST, LFX31925SB, LFX31925SW, LFX31945ST, LMX31985ST, LMX30995ST, LFX31915ST, LFX31915SB, LFX31915SW, LFX31935ST, LFX31995ST, LFX25991ST, LSFD2591ST & LFX25992ST.

Serial number range up to ~ 311KR****** 

This symptom is covered for the models listed above that were made before December 2013.


Mitsubishi will cover the cost of the DMD chip for the white/black dots on the screen issue. The models that are covered by Mitsubishi are:

WD57733 WD60737 WD65734 WD65833 WD65C9 WD73736 WD73837 WD82837
WD57734 WD60C8 WD65735 WD65835 WD73733 WD73737 WD73C8 WDC657
WD57735 WD60C9 WD65736 WD65837 WD73734 WD73833 WD73C9 WDY577
WD57737 WD65733 WD65737 WD65C8 WD73735 WD73835 WD82737 WDY657

Our labor rate if you bring the TV to our shop in Sunnyvale is $200. 

Our labor rate for replacing the DMD chip is $250 if the TV is located in  Menlo Park, Palo Alto, Stanford, Los Altos, Mountain View, Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, Cupertino, Campbell, Saratoga, San Jose & Milpitas.

Our labor rate for replacing the DMD chip is $275 if the TV is located in Union City, Fremont, Newark, Los Gatos, Milbrae, Belmont, Hillsborough, Burlingame, Foster City, Redwood Shores, San Mateo, San Carlos, Redwood City & Atherton.

Our labor rate for replacing the DMD chip is $350 if the TV is located in El Sobrante, Richmond, El Cerrito, Berkeley, Emeryville, Alameda, San Leandro, Hayward, Morgan Hill, San Martin & Gilroy.

The price listed above covers parts & labor and will fix the white/black dots on the screen issue. If you have a different issue with your TV then the labor rates above do not pertain to your repair. 


We repair ALL consumer electronics and major appliances:

TV brands: 888, Axess, Ario, Coby, Contex, Curtis, Digital Prism, Element, Funai, GPX, Haier, Hannspree, Hello Kitty, Hitachi, Hisense, Insignia, JVC, LG, Magnavox, Mitsubishi, Naxa, NEC, Panasonic, Phlips, Polaroid, ProScan, Pyle, QuantumFx, Rca, Samsung, Sharp, Sansui, Sceptre, SunBriteTV, Supersonic, Seiki, Silo, Sanyo, Sony, Toshiba, TCL, Upstar, Vizio, Westinghouse, Zenith

Types of TVs (ALL types): CRT, DLP, LCD, LED, PLASMA, HD-ILA, OLED & rear projection LCD

 Appliance brands (washers, dryers, ranges, cooktops, refrigerators, dishwashers, wall ovens etc..): LG, Samsung, Wolf, GE Adora, GE Profile, Daewoo, Avanti, Maytag, Amana, Summit, Premier, Electrolux, Whirlpool & Frigidaire

Car stereos: Pioneer & Kenwood

Home Theatre Systems: LG, Onkyo, Denon, Samsung, Bose, Sony, Yamaha, Panasonic, RCA, Boston Acoustics & GPX (Grand Prix)

Amplifiers/Receivers (and any other high end brands): Cambridge Audio, Crown, Denon, Harman Kardon,  J L Audio, JoLida,  Marantz, Macintosh, NAD, Niles, Onkyo, Peachtree Audio, Pioneer, Peavey, Rotel, Russound, Teac, Valcom, Vocopro, Yamaha
Audio speakers: Polk Audio, Klipsch, Martin Logan, JBL, Yamaha, Bose, Sony, Pioneer, Infinity, Velodyne, AudioVox, Harman Kardon & Onkyo

Sound Bars: Yamaha, JBL, Polk Audio, Energy Power, Boston Acoustics, Sony, Sharp, Panasonic, LG, Samsung, Harman Kardon, Klipsch, Onkyo, Boston, Martin Logan & Bose

Network/CD Shelf Systems: Onkyo, Yamaha, Sharp & Sony

Keyboards: Yamaha & Casio
CD disc changers: Yamaha, Denon, Onkyo

: Crosley & Grace

Karaoke: Edison, Emerson, Vocopro



  • We accept cash, Visa or Mastercard in our store or Visa/Mastercard over the phone.
Days we will be closed in 2014:
July 4th-July 5th
September 1st
November 27th

December 24th-December 31st

McAlister Electronics & Appliance Repair
926 East Fremont Ave
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
(408) 739-2605

Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-4pm
Saturday 12-4pm



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