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I have a Kenmore dryer model #84052/94052 the LED lights on the front panel (more dry, normal, less dry, damp) no longer light up. we click the start button and it sounds like it will start but then doesn't...please your expertise...thank you!

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Try this.. across the top rear of the dryer there is 3 gold screws (1/4" I believe) remove them and pull the top panel back about 6" inches then get a hair-dryer.. when standing back in the front of the machine there is now a black strip of sheetmetal you can now see that is right behind the control panel your pressing all the time.. there is a small gap about 1/2" between the black metal strip and the control panel that allows you to see a few green PC boards from the back side.. put the hair-dryer on high and work it back and forth in that slot pointing it at these boards... this will dry out the moisture back there on the boards and in the buttons themselves.. Give it a few minutes.. the beeping sounds like your timer indicator buzzer button is stuck ON so be sure to dry off the right area where those buttons are also.. once the beeping stops it should work.. Mine has done this 3 times and the hair-dryer has fixed it every time.. What's going on is because the buttons have been pressed so many times they have almost collapsed together and only a little moisture allows them to stick ON.. once the timer button does this you cant start ANY mode until it is cleared.. kinda like holding the channel button down on your remote to the TV and not being able to do anything else until you get it to stop...

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SOURCE: Kenmore Elite dryer heats but does not dry

Make sure that your vent tube is not kinked or crushed behind the dryer and it all this is ok then you need to change your cycling thermostat. is it gas or electric

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SOURCE: Kenmore electric dryer, won't start and clicks by time dry knob

usually the thermal fuse goes and dryer dies part number 3390719 located in front of dryer on top of the blower wheel housing,when you read anything out you have to pull one of the wires off to get correct reading.also on some of the dryers there is a switch on the pulley that will kill the dryer if the belt breaks

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I am not a repair professional. I am just a 78 year old man who has been making his own repairs for about 50 years. Therefore the dryer ID doesn't mean
anything to me. Over the years, I haven't had much trouble with my dryers. However I can suggest you go to where they have very good trouble shooting and repair information on dryers and other appliances. I think you'll find what you need there. If you have an error code you can probably find the meaning of it there. Good luck with it. If I have helped you, please rate my advice on fixya.

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SOURCE: Kenmore dryer model no. 110.85087400 won't start


i have a kenmore model 110.85087400 that will not heat up i just replaced the heating element and still have the same issue.what do you think it can be...when i open it to replace the element i notice some lint that was please.miguel

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