Question about KitchenAid KEYS750LQ Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Dryer wont start

I have a electric Kitchen Superba dryer, and when I select the time, I can hear the timer clicking, but the machine itself never starts. What should I start looking at?

Posted by on


1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points


    An expert that got 20 achievements.


    An expert that got 10 achievements.


    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 5,911 Answers

If the dryer does not turn on at ALL (meaning the drum does not spin and it does not heat), the main culprit is the thermal fuse (also known as a thermister on some models). The thermal fuse acts as the name implies. It is a fuse. If it blows, it must be replaced. Now...with this said, this is not the ONLY thing that can cause your symptoms. However, it is the MOST common problem and the best place to start. If the thermal fuse blew, it is generally for a reason. More commonly the problem is caused by poor dryer ventilation, or something coming in contact with the terminals (such as coins). The following link will give you some good sound advice on how to troubleshoot the most common dryer problems:

Read through the link provided and let me know if you have questions. Please post back with your COMPLETE model number (located around the door opening, or along the back of the operator console) if you require further assistance. This will give me an idea of how your dryer is constructed. I hope this helps.

Posted on Oct 23, 2008


1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.

Posted on Jan 02, 2017


Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

Kitchenaid prestige dryer will not tumble

I fixed one that would not run last Halloween. A Kenmore very similar to a kitchen-aid dryer:

4 Wheel dryer DE-mystatified

Jul 08, 2012 | Dryers

2 Answers

Maytag Performa Electric dryer. Went to put in load and start-would not turn on. Checked breaker first. Then listed and I could hear the timer clickin on the front panel.Front door panel was full of lint....

In-laws machine did exactly the same thing. Check the thermal fuse.

Turn off the breaker.
Pop the top open with a flat screwdriver (there are two clips at the front)
There are two white wires on the right-side of the burner element, this is the thermal fuse (wires are kinda awkward to remove)

I jumpered these to wires and it started right up.

Jan 25, 2010 | Maytag PYE2300AY Electric Dryer

2 Answers

I have a kitchen aid electric dryer Model KEYE660WWHO, serial #1422813. My dryer won't start. The fuses have been checked and are fine. When you select the drying time, you can hear it ticking, but when...

ma be the door switch push on the door switch with a screw driver to see if it comes on if it does you have found the problem. If that does not work let me know and I will help you solve the problem.

Nov 28, 2009 | Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

The dryer wont turn itself off

Is the timer turning?

Actually, doesn't matter, the timer is the component that turns the dryer on and off. If the dryer won't turn off via the timer then the timer is bad!
(I'm assuming, opening the door turns the dryer off.)
Replace the timer to fix.

If this was helpful, please select YES to the first two RATINGS questions. Good Luck!

Oct 18, 2009 | Maytag Atlantis MDE7400AY Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Maytag model# LDE482 electric dryer won't blow hot air

Either the control panel is defective or the dryer heating element is defective.

Jun 28, 2017 | Maytag Dryers

1 Answer

Dryer wont start

I would check the door swith first.

Jul 15, 2008 | Estate TEDX640JQ Electric Dryer

1 Answer

1-1/2 old dryer keeps stopping

could be a bad motor or timer contacts. can you hear a humming sound coming from the motor if you tried starting it again? if there is none, wait for about 5 mins and try starting it again, hear what happens?..

Feb 24, 2008 | GE DBXR463EBWW Electric Dryer

2 Answers

Dryer not turning on

most likely its the timer it has electrical contacts built on the timer that allow it to start its cycle if the timer has bad contacts it wont allow dryer to come on

Jan 21, 2008 | Dryers

Not finding what you are looking for?
KitchenAid KEYS750LQ Electric Dryer Logo

303 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top KitchenAid Dryers Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Tim Whalen

Level 3 Expert

3074 Answers

Oloyede Monsuru

Level 3 Expert

1417 Answers

Are you a KitchenAid Dryer Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides