Question about Hotpoint NLL113EYWO Electric Dryer
I have to hold the switch in the on position until it shuts down. You have to do this at least 8 times before the dryer will stay running.
When you hold the start switch you are energizing the start winding of the motor. If the motor does not take off and run, the most likely cause is the centrifugal switch inside the dryer's motor is not being switched. It is switched by a spring loaded collar on the motor shaft which moves when the motor starts to run, and again back when it stops. Often times this collar begins to stick on older dryers. Sometimes you can free it up by cleaning the dryer motor with an air compressor and hitting the collar with some spray lube. This only works some times. The only sure fix is to replace the motor, which unfortunately is rather expensive and a fair amount of work. Please don't bother rating this, as anything but a Fix-Ya lowers my score.
Posted on Jan 12, 2009
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 02, 2014 | Admiral Dryer. 6.5 cu. ft. Electric Dryer...
Aug 21, 2010 | Kenmore 74602 Gas Dryer
May 24, 2010 | Kenmore 63932 Electric Dryer
Dec 07, 2009 | Dryers
Oct 11, 2009 | GE Dryers
Oct 10, 2009 | Kenmore 73932 Gas Dryer
Oct 03, 2009 | Dryers
Apr 12, 2008 | Kenmore 63942 Dryer
Dec 10, 2006 | AEG B2100-4 Electric Single Oven
374 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: