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I have an LG RC8001B dryer, the clean filter and empty water lights start flashing when the machine is turned on; they stop flashing once the machine starts drying. Is this normal?

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Do not keep it higher temp unless bedsheets are inside.For normal clothes temp must be at normal level.If more steam remains inside then only clothes will remain damp.Look out for correct RPM.This problem comes due to drive belt also. Even it looks tight just replace blindly.Hope this will solve your problem.All the best to you.

Posted on Feb 10, 2007

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SOURCE: Bosch Nexxt 500 Electric Dryer: lint filter light goes on even though it does not need emptying

call bosch. they are having problems with one of the sensor in that dryer. they try to fix it but in my experiance they end up having to swap out the dryer

Posted on Nov 20, 2007

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SOURCE: Hotpoint Condenser Dryer Model CDT00

Either your heater is blow or your thermal cut outs are blown easy to check and replace ...

The are located at the back of the dryer behind the protuding funny shaped panel...

Check the continuity on the t-stats if no present then replace both of them small round things
then its the heater....

Posted on Jan 21, 2008

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SOURCE: Bosch Nexxt 500 Electric Dryer: lint filter light goes on even though it does not need emptying

I had the same problem and figured if the lint sensor is clogged, covered or otherwise gummed up with lint, dirt, hair, etc then this will continue to happen regardless of wether the lint trap is clean.

So I took my compressor and blew out the slot where the trap slides into...stuff flew everywhere (so watch your eyes or wear goggles). I then vaccumed it up and did it again... and again and again each time loads of stuff came out. Once nothing blew out I loaded the dryer and have not had the problem since...

This makes sense right? so if you can try this solution.

Posted on Jan 24, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a Hoover vision hd b energy condensor dryer

My engineer is coming out, didnt realise i had to pay for this assistance,it made out on the ad that someone was able to help you by giving advice,it didnt state you had to pay, for i thought forget it.

Posted on Aug 27, 2009

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