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Kenmore Dryer Timer does not advance

I have a Kenmore Dryer that the timer will not advance. The dryer does everything just fine, except the timer will not run. I have replaced the timer, but the problem still persists. All voltages going to the timer motor are good and a resistance check of the timer motor reads about 16 ohms. Can anyone provide an assist?

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  • Jeff Rockwell
    Jeff Rockwell Jun 16, 2007

    Thanks for the assist, but I managed to figure this one out. The replacement timer I was shipped was the wrong part number. Once I received the CORRECT part, I managed to get everything running just fine.

  • assilem70 Nov 02, 2008

    My dryer timer wont advance, have replaced it 3 times and none of them have worked. I had them tested when I took them back and no response when put on the meter that tests if its good. The appliance company wont refund my money only get me another part. Is there any thing I can do I can't afford to go buy a new dryer it was 124.00 for the timer alone. It was hooked up exactly the way the diagram instructs but still no movement of the dial.

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    Replaced everything but the timer and motor

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    OTHER THAN THAT THE DRYER WORKS GREAT

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    will schematic help

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Timer resistance is way too low. You may have misswired the new timer. Basically, when the dryer motor is running, the timer motor gets voltage 115 volts.

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