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Won't start, beeping sounds

Whirlpool Duet Dryer won't start. All lighs are on, drying time dislplayed, but when press START it beeps several quick triple beeps, time flashes on dilsplay, but the dryer won't start. I unplugged it for about 8 minutes and same thing happened. Please help!

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  • ddurieux Oct 26, 2008

    Thank you, I tried, however my wife says the light hasn't worked in a while, guess it burned since I used to find the door left open many times. I did notice that the switch didn't make a click sound when I press it, should it do it? Guess I have to first replace the light bulb and pick it up from there.

  • spool Nov 25, 2008

    same problem, I changed bulb and pushed door button several times, unplugged it and still same thing, please help me! Thanks

  • alain_plourd Dec 02, 2008

    Whirlpool Duet Dryer won't start. All lighs are on, drying time dislplayed, but when press START it beeps several quick triple beeps, time flashes on dilsplay, but the dryer won't start. I unplugged it for about 8 minutes and same thing happened. Please help!

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    My dryer is beeping while drying. It's starts up after around 10-15 minutes of drying. Everything seems to be working fine except the beeping. Please help us?

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    it beeps several times and then the time flashes.
    sometimes the light in the dryer is on and sometimes it is not. I have already unplugged and plugged it back it in, nothing.

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Sounds like the door switch might be an issue,, does teh tub light go on /off as you open the door??? if not try manually pushing the switch in a few times.

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    Ron Coons Oct 26, 2008

    shhhh. heres a little trick, dont know why it happens, but ive never had a faulty switch,. turn off the power supply, the switch itself pops out fron the front of the unit, witha small screw driver pry from the side if the switch as if you WERE gonna change it, as you twist and torque the switch out it will generally "pop" out and start tot operate again ( youll here it "clicking" as you depress it) without even pulling it completely from holder or replacing. at least thats how its always worked for my, worth a shot

  • Christine Custodio Nov 23, 2011

    THANK YOU! I just happen to find your "little trick" solution as I have been looking for a solution to fix my dryer. I popped out the switch, twisted and jimmied it until I heard a "pop" and the dryer started to work again!! My dryer was down for 5 days and your fix took less than 2 mintues! THANKS YOU!!

  • Elena May 27, 2013

    Thank you Ronald you saved me money

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    ashley Mar 14, 2014

    That did the trick Ron. Thank you! We were getting ready to pull the entire dryer out to try to unplug it! Thank God I found your comment via Google search. The gray pop out button in the lower right hand corner when you open the door was working as it was supposed to, but I pushed it in and out a few times and wiggled it around just in case. Closed the door and low and behold the dryer came back on. Praise Jesus, because I have about 8 loads of laundry to do today.

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Thank you, thank you, thank you! It worked for me too!

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