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Frigidaire LEQ1442ES dryer, beeping 3 times, not working!

I have just bought the above mentioned dryer as a scratch and dent. It had no manual or info included. I attached the power cord and vent. When I press the start button, it beeps three times, and the end row of lights blink with the beeps. I assume this is a code of some sort, but, I am obviously ignorant of what it is indicating. Any help would be greatly appreciated. By the way, I am finding that this dryer goes by model # FEQ1442ES. My dryer's Model number is as listed with the first letter as L. I imagine this is simply a yearly model # change for the same dryer.

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SOURCE: Frigidaire Electric Dryer error code "dr"

try pressing options and select for ten seconds loc shouls come on then do it again to turn it off also check to see if the door is closing properly and that the door switch is closing and let me know i cant find no dr code so i dont think an error code i suspect it has something to do with the door closing

Posted on Jan 24, 2008

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SOURCE: PLEASE HELP! Dryer cuts off and gives an E68 code.

e68 code

this is a fault code that means there is a stuck key on the board you may have to remove the control panel and check the keys if this does not work you may have to replace the panel or control board

Good luck

Posted on Oct 05, 2009

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SOURCE: clean lent filter keeps beeping

it stops in 10 seconds

Posted on Oct 11, 2009

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SOURCE: Frigidaire FEQ1442ES dryer beeping three times and

I have the same problem with the same dryer, but don't know why either. I was reading on one posting that a button might be stuck so the dryer thinks the button is constantly being pressed.

Posted on Jan 25, 2010

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SOURCE: My Frigidaire FEQ1442ES1 dryer has started to beep

When I read to manual, it said it was the lint. I use a paint brush to brush the lint off and usually the beeping stops.

Posted on May 05, 2010

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I have the same problem... please help.

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