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Mde5500ayw dryer wont run - Maytag Dryers

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  • chef4a Sep 14, 2008

    ok the lights come on and it beeps but the buttons wont do anything. i checked the voltage, the thermal fuses are fine so i replaced the control board and still cant get it to run. no motor or no heat at all

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Good morning chef4a
Huuum here returning ,
Thank you for getting back to me with the details.

I believe it may be the motor malfunctioning!
But i must tell you I believe it is not in your best interests to swap out parts randomly.
Most of the time that I see people do this, they end up spending the money they could have spent on service with a on hands tech who can give you the diagnoses, without having to unnecessarily
buying unneeded parts!
it's like putting good money into bad.

I do recommend that you go into the fixya service directory, and find one of our good service folks that are in your area.

How old is the appliance?

If the appliance is 10 years old or more you may not be advisable to put good money into bad! New appliances are so much more efficient today that they can save you a lot of money in energy!!!!
An some can cut your electric or gas bill in haf for a new dryer.
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I'm sure that my good advice will guide you out of the woods.
Bless You huuum
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Hello chef4a,
I am happy to assist you,

You said, Your mde5500ayw dryer wont run!
Please give more details.
No power?
No lights?
No heat?
The breaker is on?

But you need to help us by a clear description of what is or is not happening.
Waiting for you return letter.
Huum




Posted on Sep 14, 2008

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