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Kenmore Electric Dryer wont start or runs only occassionally

Model 68942891.
Sometimes runs and dries like nothing is wrong.
Sometimes shuts off within a few minutes.
Someitmes won't start.
Never know how it is going to act, but when it refuses to start...it really refuses.
Drum light always works. When it does start, it heats properly on all settings.
Read lots of posts, but almost no solutions. Just complaints that Sears does not care bout this problem with their driers.

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  • jkirkpat Dec 20, 2008

    Yes, Sir.

    Fixed the problem.

    Found a Whirlpool even heat control board online.

    Solved the problem with a 10 minute installation.



    Thanks very much.

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Sound like you have a microcomputer problem / some calls it a even heat board ,,,, it will cause the problems your having / if need help on part contact me and i will see if i can help on part / larryyb

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