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DLE2532W Not heating

The appliance repair man has put three different thermal switches in it, they keep blowing. He suggested our venting was plugged. Has a duct cleaner come and he found no problems. The last time it was changed out we left the dryer venting into the house. Lasted a day and blew again.

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  • ljhoffman Jan 18, 2009

    I have the last one in front of me, it does not appear to be resettable. The numbers on it are B-3 140 5176 it also has a purple dot on it.

  • jag62 Feb 15, 2009

    drum works but no heat. is there a reset button or do I have to call repairman?











































































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Ask for old the fuse ,,lg have resettable thermostat...keep me posted,,its a push botton thermosatat..also they replaced this thermostat with a higher rated one,,,if you need part # just ask onthejob keeps uint from having to be reset...

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    onthethejob1 Jan 18, 2009

    ok ..now i understend you..but you dont understand,,me...so to check take that thermostat that you have in your hand,,and test it for contiuntiy..i bet its good...but the problem at hand its no heat..im going to give you the part number that you need..6931EL3003C.also if you keep burning out the thermostat,you have a air flow problem,,you said all vents where cleaned,,then you must take a look at your blower wheel..either lose or defective..check pull back vent off and make sure you hav a harsh flow of air there with or with out heat,,if it feels weak we found thet problem..keep mev posted

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