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Zanussi Conderser Dryer TC 482 W

Door lock button stuck in and will not release door, how do i get it open, what part will i need to replace??

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watugot
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SOURCE: GE dryer starts but..... stops

What you describe is either a failed evenheat board or a failed motor relay.
Please post the complete model number from the machine and I can help you narrow it down. There should be a wiring diagram inside the console with voltage checks also.
Thanks/Mike

Posted on Nov 25, 2007

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SOURCE: Water leak on Zanussi tc7102 dryer

I had a similar problem. There is a 'o' ring on the plastic part that keeps coming out. This 'o' ring is not big enough, you need to replace it with a thicker one, preferably one made from a harder material.

Posted on Mar 01, 2009

MNfisherman
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SOURCE: dryer stops when I release push to start button

Timer may need to be replaced. You can test it with an ohmmeter or test light.
You can do the same with the push button. If you have more problems, then the main control could be faulty

Posted on Sep 10, 2009

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SOURCE: changed belt on zanussi tc 482 w

heater in Zanussi tc7103s not working . stats and element ok. cant locate reset button

Posted on Sep 29, 2010

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