Question about Dryers

1 Answer

TUMBLE DRYER WONT WORK

MY TUMBLE DRYER WONT TURN ON AND YET THE POWER SUPPLY IS OK IT WAS DRYING THEN ALL OF A SUDDEN IT JUST TURNED OFF AND WONT COME ON AGAIN I HAVE CHANGED FUSES. I WOULD APPRECIATE ANY ASSISTANCE YOU COULD OFFER ME I WOULD BE GRATEFUL.

MANY THANKS

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

It will most probably be the door switch which is either sticking, give the door casing latch a gentle knock with the back of a screw driver, or is just broken. Try and get to the two wires at the switch and shorting them out i.e. linking out the switch. Make sure the dryer is UNPLUGGED when you do this.

Posted on Nov 28, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

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

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My candy condenser dryer isn't heating up. I have cleaned it and emptied the water canister. The drum is turning ok . just will not heat and all six lights flash after around 15 min.


What To Do If Your Tumble Dryer Is Not Heating Up - YouTube

? 2:33
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWtRXie82oY
Nov 17, 2011 - Uploaded by BuySpares
For all your tumble dryer spare parts and accessories, visit: http://bit.ly/1K45iyb If your tumble dryer isn't ...

How to repair tumble dryer when is not heating or drying ...

? 8:52
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75l_AtpGkks
Dec 6, 2009 - Uploaded by how-2-repair.com
http://www.how-to-repair.com/help/repair-guides/tumble-dryers/ This usually means ... Up next. Whirlpool ...

Tumble dryer not heating - White Goods Help




Nov 28, 2015 | Candy Dryers

2 Answers

My white knight tumble dryer wont start


Nothing works or drum fails to turn (tumble dryers)
Ensure that the power supply to the dryer is switched on, the timer is set to the desired drying time and the door is correctly closed. If you have a condenser model, also check that the bottle is empty and is fully pushed into the machine.
http://www.whiteknightrange.co.uk/whiteknight/faq.html

The first thing to establish when troubleshooting the clothes dryer is whether the dryer will start or not. If it won't, start by checking the outlet and the circuit breaker. Is the dryer plugged in or has it tripped the circuit breaker? If the breaker has been tripped, flip it back on and try the dryer again. The drum should turn without a problem.
If both plug and breaker are fine, you'll need to inspect the door switch as you continue to troubleshoot the tumble dryer. When you close the door on the dryer, a plastic peg should click and operate the switch which allows the dryer to work. The peg might be bent or broken, in which case it won't connect with the switch. You can try to straighten the peg, but if it's broken, you'll need to replace it. If the peg is fine, the switch has probably failed and will need to be replaced.
http://www.doityourself.com/stry/troubleshooting-a-clothes-dryer-drum-doesnt-tumble#b#ixzz3FOOQgtAT

Good luck!

Oct 06, 2014 | White Knight Press Genuine Tumble Dryer...

1 Answer

Dryer working but no heat


Your dryer has two separate fuses, one to turn the drum, and one to heat it. It sounds like you have a broken fuse. Unless this is a new installation, then you need to make sure you have the proper electric cord attached. If it's mistakenly connected with a range cord, it won't supply enough power to the dryer.

May 20, 2009 | Zanussi TC7102W Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Electric dryer not drying clothes


The electric dryer requires 220 volts to dry clothes but only 110 volts to turn the drum .reset your circuit breaker even if it looks ok ,if that dosent work, unplug from the wall and check where the plug wire goes into the back of the dryer and look for loose or broken wires. 

Apr 26, 2009 | Estate TEDX640JQ Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Dryer wont dry but heats and tumbles. takes 3 cycles to dry


Have you checked the entire duct run. When dryer vents should feel like a hair dryer on high blowing outside

Feb 16, 2009 | Roper RES7646KQ Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Dryer tumbles won't heat


The problem could be related to one of the following; Not enough power from the house, a bad or broken heating element, a bad thermal fuse, or a brake in the wiring.

Solution
Check the house voltage for 220-240
Do a continuity test on the heating element.
Do OHM reading on thermal fuse.
Check wiring to heating element.

Aug 18, 2008 | Kenmore 98702 Stacked Washer/Dryer

2 Answers

Kenmore gas/electric dryer


theordis:

When you say electrical power is working Ok ,I would assume you are saying this because the dryer is tumbling.
Which could mean you are only getting 120 volts to the unit but it will not heat with out 240 volts.

If you are getting 240 volts.
You could have an open thermostat, an open heating element. A bad timer contact or a open switch on the motor.

All these can be tested with a Volt-Ohm meter.

((((The Electrical supply must be turned off and at least one wire dissonnected from the component being tested.


woodychoppers

Aug 13, 2008 | Kenmore 75944 Gas Dryer

1 Answer

No heat on tumble dry programme. Display flashed F 13.


You need to replace the heating element for the dryer which is positioned on top of the outer drum. Remove the top cover of the machine and locate the heater.

Nov 01, 2007 | Hotpoint Ultima WF860 Front Load Washer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dryers Logo

Related Topics:

140 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dryers Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

74544 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

15334 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...