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Re: TDC 30 tumble dryer
Your going to want to remove the back of your dryer. There should be a heating element housing back there. You may be able to see it by taking the top off to. It might not be your element that is causing the problem with your drying. You may have a bad thermal fuse. When you find the element turn on the dryer and as it runs watch the element. If it turns on and then off after just a few seconds then you have a problem with the thermal fuse. If it doesn't come on at all chances are the element needs to be replaced. Let me know if you have any other questions and good luck. Also, let me know if this was helpful to you please.
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Elements is generally behind the back panel, may not be an element fault but a tripped stat. If you're lucky the stat will be a self resetting one and not have to be replaced just reset. Always isolate from mains before removing any covers etc.
Hi, it sounds like the reset stat gone on your vented drier. Remove the back cover, where the element is, and you should find two stats, one with a green spot. That's your reset stat. If you have a multimeter, turn it to buzzer and check the stat by touching the connections with the meter leads. If there's no buzzing, it's the reset stat. also check if the dark side of the stat is pushed inside. Remove the stat and hold it about 20inches from the floor. Drop it on the floor and the dark side will become flat. Repeat as many times as necessary. GUARANTEED TO WORK. Put everything back and that's it.
There is only 1 heater element, and normally one thermostat.
they are located at the rear of the m/c, behind a removable panel.
If you are not sure whether it is the element or stat, join the two
wires togeher that go to the stat, if the heater then works, replace stat. if no heat, replace heater.
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There is a thermostat inside the drum if you open the door and feel up the front you will feel a disc with 2 screws holding it in remove the screws to expose the stat pull the stat out there will be 2 wires attatched to it. If you have a ohm meter check for continuity across the 2 conections or If you connect those 2 wires together and try the machine it should heat if so you will need to replace that stat. If still no heat i would suspect the heater to have failed
there is an overheat resettable stat on the back under a small red cover. try for a start pressing the centre of the red cover and you should hear a click and dryer will then heat. this is the most common fault - get back to me if somethinbg different