Question about Estate EED4300SQ Dryer

2 Answers

Estate dryer electric, heating element gets hot but motor does

Heating element heats up but motor will not turn, the belt and everything looks fine. tried to remove motor but cant get it loose from the plastic blower on the back. am i working in the right direction any help would be great. i was told that the heating element shouldnt heat up unless the motor was turning because of the switch on it. wife is on my case (lol) any help at all. THANK YOU.

MIKE

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I had a simular problem with an estate dryer (model # EED4300TQ0 ) . I CHANGED THE MOTOR OUT AND THE DRYER IS WORKING GREAT NOW. THEIR IS A CENTRIFUGAL SWITCH INSIDE THE MOTOR HOUSING THAT WENT BAD. REPLACING THAT MOTOR FIXED MY PROBLEM.

Posted on Jun 13, 2009

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Sniper:

    An expert who has posted more than 50 answers, of which 90% or more were rated as helpful.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 50 Answers

Shut off power to dryer. take front off dryer,remove belt from motor and idler pully (if there is one) try turning the motor shaft by hand. if it doesn't turn ,take off back of dryer and remove blower housing and see if anything is blocking the impellers.. if not any of these then you may have to get professional help it may be a bad motor or timer

Posted on Jan 22, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Burning smell however belt looks fine, element heats, motor turns vent is clean. I'm at a lose?


Check if the heating element is touching the heater box somewhere
and grounding it .

Apr 16, 2013 | Dryers

1 Answer

Dryer will run and heat but will not turn


It sounds like your drive belt might be broken you can get a new one if you go to www.repairclinic.com enter in your model number and it should cost around 9$ the other possibility is the tension pulley or if it doesn't sound like your motor is running but most likely the drive belt .

Nov 24, 2012 | Estate by Whirlpool EED4400WQ Estate 29in...

1 Answer

Dryer heats for about 10 seconds then heating element shuts off


Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman";} Hi,

There can be many reasons why your dryer will not start or turn...

The most common causes are the belt breaking or jumping off, or the motor going bad...

Here are a couple of tips that I wrote will help you to figure out why your dryer will not run...

Dryer Repair - The Dryer is not Turning

Dryer Repair - The dryer will not start


heatman101

Aug 12, 2010 | Estate TEDX640JQ Electric Dryer

1 Answer

My dryer still rotates but it does not blow hot air and it contineously rotates. The only way it will stop is if I open the door.


first check for 240 volts at the dryer if it has an electric heating element,if you lose 1 leg of the 240 volts that leaves you with only 120 volts and with both your problems this is what it sounds like your problem is,because the motor is on one leg(120volts) the timer is on the other(120volt)leg and the element is on both legs at 240volts,so you lose 1 leg your timer or motor would qwuit and the heating element wont heat either

Jul 19, 2010 | Estate TEDX640JQ Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Whirlpool Electric dryer type-DWJR-ELE-2406028-FM54. model LER7646JQO the heating element get very hot. the dryer does not turn on. the drum does not turn either.


If the heating element is getting very hot that means there is no air flow across it. If the drum doesn't turn then the blower is not turning causing the element to get very hot. Could be drum belt, drum rollers, or motor.

Mar 17, 2010 | Whirlpool Dryers

1 Answer

Dryer is not heating


if everything else on the dryer works and its just not getting hot, the heating element is probably out. you can pick on up at an appliance repair store, around 20 bucks, and they are fairly easy to put in with a set of basic hand tools.

Oct 20, 2009 | Estate TEDS740JQ Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Heating element quit working on model # ler4624bw2 Whirlpool electric dryer


Hello there
Here is a couple of links that will help you replace the heating element along with some manufactures that can also help ok?
Best regardss michael
  1. Whirlpool Dryer Heating Element 279838 Kenmore | Estate ...unknown.gif ... REL4632DW0,LER6638DW0 LER4624BW2,LER7646AW2,KEYS677EZ0,REL4632DW1,LER6638DW1 ... Model: Whirlpool | Kenmore | Sears | Roper | Kitchen Aid | Estate. Shipping ...whirlpoolpartssurplus.com/cart/whirlpool-dryer-electric-h...

  1. How to Replace Your Electric Dryer's Heating Elementunknown.gif How to Replace Your Whirlpool, Kenmore, Roper, or Kitchenaid. Electric Dryer's Heating Element ... 3 styles of heating elements in use for these dryers. ...www.davesrepair.com/DIYhelp/DIYreplacingWPLdryels.htm - Cached
  2. How to Replace the Heating Element in A Whirlpool Dishwasherunknown.gif How to article - how to replace the heating element in a whirlpool dishwasher. When your dishwasher heating element goes bad, your dishes will not dry quickly. Before...ehow.com/how_5337380_replace-heating-element-whirlpool-di...
  3. How to Replace the Heating Element in A Whirlpool Ovenunknown.gif How to article - how to replace the heating element in a whirlpool oven. If the lower heating element in your Whirlpool oven no longer gets hot, or if you n


Oct 15, 2009 | Whirlpool Dryers

2 Answers

Whirlpool dryer WED5530SQ0, heats but does not run


So,. basically your drum doesnt turn. SO your getting heat still even though the drum isnt turning. Is this right? Sounds strange??? Do you hear any humming noise when you push the start button? I need to know a little more about the problem because im kinda confused as how you decribed the problem. Iv never seen a dryer heat but the drum not spinning. especially your model dryer. Its electric heat right? because if the drum doesnt spin, maybe your motor is bad. and if your motor is bad, then your heating element wont heat up because the centrifical switch in the motor is not switching to complete the circuit to the heating element. So this is why im confused when you said" Dryer heats when knob turned but when "push button" pressed, drum doesnt run." Because your belt wraps around the motor pully and the motor is what makes the drum turn. Like i said, i never seen this model dryer heat with out the motor operating. So if you can give me some more info, ill do my best to help you out....Thanks!!!!

Jul 30, 2009 | Whirlpool WED5500S Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Dryer wont turn but it will heat up


Do you hear the motor running. If you do then the belt is broken. If you dont then you have an issue with either the centrifical switch on the motor or the motor itself

May 27, 2009 | Estate TEDS840JQ Electric Dryer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Estate EED4300SQ Dryer Logo

Related Topics:

483 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Estate Dryers Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8205 Answers

Tim Whalen

Level 3 Expert

3072 Answers

Mike

Level 3 Expert

4334 Answers

Are you an Estate Dryer Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...