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Kenmore dryer won't heat and must hold button down

2004 kenmore heavy duty electric dryer won't heat and you must hold the button down for it to keep running. As soon as you let go of the start button, it turns off.

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  • karenkuzmin Jan 04, 2009

    not sure what sw is. compete sentances would make this easier to understand what Ermcc is trying to say. I have no idea what I am supoposed to do! Thanks anyway!

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Switch on fan motor not working sw must prove that fan is running! bad motor sw or loose wireing motor sw will by pass start button is released if working!

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

  • Ermcc Jan 04, 2009

    The sw is on the motor its a centrifical sw that has several wires on it if the fan dosen't stay running the dryer whon't heat!

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