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

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SOURCE: Whirlpool Duet Dryer is scorching clothes

there is a sensor in the exhaust line in the dryer, near the motor. this tells the heating element to shut off when it gets to a certain temp, either during reg cycle or if the exhaust gets clogged, it is meant as a safety measure, but it sounds like yours is bad so the heating element never shuts off. it is not an expensive part and easy to replace

Posted on Oct 28, 2008

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erpaalai
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SOURCE: the door on my dryer and washer open the wrong way

Are you planning to reverse the door swing direction on your
DUET®dryer? To do so, you will need to purchase a Door
Reversal Kit.
To order, call the dealer from whom you purchased your dryer or
refer to the "Assistance or Service" section of this manual. Ask
for Part Number 8530069 (Shield Blue), 8530070 (Shield
Platinum), 8530071 (Biscuit) or 8530072 (Pewter).
Door Reversal and Stack Combination Kit
Are you planning to reverse the door swing direction on your
® ® DUET dryer and stack your DUET washer and dryer? To do so,
you can purchase a Door Reversal and Stack Combination Kit.
To order, call the dealer from whom you purchased your dryer or
refer to the "Assistance or Service" section of this manual. Ask
for Part Number 8530073 (Shield Blue), 8530074 (Shield
Platinum), 8530075 (Biscuit) or 8530076 (Pewter).

From the manual, Page 4. Hope this helps
Eric

http://www.managemyhome.com/mmh/lis_pdf/OWNM/L0802161.pdf

Posted on Jun 09, 2009

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SOURCE: HOW TO CHANGE THE HEATING ELEMENT

Remove the back of the machine and try to locate the air duct going from the blower to the drum. Normally inside the air duct you will find the heating coil and the thermostats/thermistor.
Once you have located the heating coil, remove the two wires from it and check the coil with an ohm meter across the two terminals of the coil.
You should read continuity across the terminals, if not you will need to replace the coil as it is faulty.
I will include these two websites for parts and further help:
http://www.partselect.com/
http://www.appliancepartspros.com/index.aspx
Both also have chat assistance 24/7.
Good Luck,
Hope this helps

Posted on Oct 28, 2009

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SOURCE: I turn the dryer on (Duet GEW9250pw1) and it just

HI. Your unit is equipped with an electrode(moisture sensor). This sensor helps the unit, in conjunction with the thermostats, to dry the contents during the cycle selected. This error is concerning this sensors integrity. It may be covered with lint, in return, preventing it to sense the moisture correctly, or the sensor may be damaged as well. It is locate just behind the Grill on the outlet lint screen door. I recommend to clean this sensor properly. if the unit continues to show the error code(sensing), this will confirm that the sensor is damaged, and it must be replaced in this case.

Posted on Oct 29, 2009

heatman101
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SOURCE: whirlpool duet GEW9250PW1 electric dryer squeals

Hi,
Here is a tip that I wrote about dryers and noises...
It will help you determine what is happening there...


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heatman101

Posted on Apr 06, 2010

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Whirlpool dryer duet quit during drying cycle everything lights up works is normal except it will not turn on when you push the start button it just makes a click sound in the back of the machine


Whirlpool Duet Dryer - turns on, clicks, won't run
you may need a technician if you are not savy with electrical testing but here is your route to fixing and by all means unplugg first
  • #1Alwckw4
    Premium Member Join Date Sep 2013 Location Florida Posts Whirlpool Duet Dryer - turns on, clicks, won't run
    Model Number: GEW9250PW1
    Brand: Whirlpool
    Age: 6-10 years

    My dryer turns on but when I click start, it simply clicks, but doesn't run. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.
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  • September 10th, 2013, 12:14 AM#2 Jake
    Appliance Tech - Admin Join Date Aug 2004 Location McMullen Valley, Arizona Posts
    Hi,

    Ok, lets first check your thermal fuse.

    You would need to take off the lower front access panel under your door, then take off the duct assembly#45, by removing the two #11 screws as shown in your parts diagram here: Bulkhead parts for Whirlpool GEW9250PW1

    Unplug or turn the breaker off to your dryer first before opening it up and ohm testing.

    Then you will need a multimeter to ohm your thermal fuse. Its #59 in that parts diagram, take both wires off the thermal fuse first.

    Here's the thermal fuse for your model you can order here if needed:
    Thermal Fuse WP3392519


    This video shows how to test it:



    Let us know what you find.

    If the thermal fuse tests good, We've had a few members report door switch problems.

    You can check it for continuity with a multimeter to make sure.

    Here's that door switch you can order:
    Door Switch WP8283288


    It shows on Page 4-6 in your repair manual I posted a link to below how to access it to check/change it. Make sure your dryer is unplugged!

    Push the button in on the door switch with one meter probe on COM and the other meter probe on NO and see if it reads. Normal ohms is 0-1.


    If the thermal fuse and door switch check fine, then its the control board.

    Here's the control board for your model you can order here:
    Main Control Board WP8546219


    I'm attaching the repair manual pdf for the Whirlpool Duet dryer below.

    It shows how to get access to the control board on page 4-2 through 4-4.

    Unplug or turn the breaker off to your dryer first.

    below is a link to the manual
https://www.applianceblog.com/mainforums/attachment.php?attachmentid=12424&d=1378793669

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Unfortunately, these doors aren't manufactured to be reversible. The matching dryers for these washers, however, are able to be swapped from side to side. What I can suggest is swap the actual positions of the washer and dryer. This is of course possible if you have long enough water hoses, power cords, dryer vent, and the drain line will reach.

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Whirlpool duet GEW9250PW1 electric dryer squeals


Hi,
Here is a tip that I wrote about dryers and noises...
It will help you determine what is happening there...


http://www.fixya.com/support/r4416566-dryer_repair_squeaks_grinding_clicking

heatman101

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The door on my dryer and washer open the wrong way


Are you planning to reverse the door swing direction on your
DUET®dryer? To do so, you will need to purchase a Door
Reversal Kit.
To order, call the dealer from whom you purchased your dryer or
refer to the "Assistance or Service" section of this manual. Ask
for Part Number 8530069 (Shield Blue), 8530070 (Shield
Platinum), 8530071 (Biscuit) or 8530072 (Pewter).
Door Reversal and Stack Combination Kit
Are you planning to reverse the door swing direction on your
® ® DUET dryer and stack your DUET washer and dryer? To do so,
you can purchase a Door Reversal and Stack Combination Kit.
To order, call the dealer from whom you purchased your dryer or
refer to the "Assistance or Service" section of this manual. Ask
for Part Number 8530073 (Shield Blue), 8530074 (Shield
Platinum), 8530075 (Biscuit) or 8530076 (Pewter).

From the manual, Page 4. Hope this helps
Eric

http://www.managemyhome.com/mmh/lis_pdf/OWNM/L0802161.pdf

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The door on my dryer and washer open the wrong way


On these model you can only reverse the door swing on the dryer but not the washer.
Alternatively, you can switch places with the washer and dryer provided the washer fill and drain hoses are long enough and there is enough room without obstructing the dryer exhaust vent .

If you want to know how to reverse the door swing on the dryer, post your model number and I will try to assist you further.
Good luck!

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