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Heating element keep breaking up


Disconnect your dryer vent and run your dryer ,If your dryer works fine you have a clogged vent ,or poor ventilation. p s your dryer room will get humid so open window if one is in the room.

Jul 13, 2015 | Frigidaire Dryers

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Apparently the heat element has gone bad. Everything works, but no heat. It is only about 13 months old, could the heat element have burned out already and if so can a average repairman replace the part....


Hi,

If you are having problems with your gas dryer not heating the most common problem is that the ignitor goes bad. Even though it glows sometimes it is still not working properly.


if you dryer is gas check out this gas no heat tip....


If you have an electric dryer, you can have many different things that can go wrong causing the dryer not to heat.


check out this electric no heat tip...


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Jan 22, 2011 | Samsung DV218AEW Electric Dryer

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DRYER WILL NOT HEAT UP I HAVE ALREADY REPLACED ELEMENT, THERMASTAT BY ELEMENT AND THERMAL FUSE CHECKS GOOD


This is a good website and should help you fix the problem, Good Luck Tim:

http://www.partselect.com/dryer+dryer-wont-heat+repair.htm

Oct 18, 2010 | Roper Dryers

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What is cost of heating element of dryer


What is your model #? It could be $40 to $100++ depending on the model and where you get it from.

Mar 22, 2010 | Kenmore 62602 Electric Dryer

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Roper model rex5634kq1----won't get hot---already removed &ck'd heating element & attached part (thermostat?)--they're both ok--what else could it be?


There's no heat If your dryer doesn't heat, check these: Power from the house Heating element Thermal fuse Wiring Power from the house Check to see whether there's power getting to the dryer. Is it plugged in? Check for blown fuses or tripped circuit breakers--your dryer uses two fuses or circuit breakers. The dryer could tumble but not heat if only one of the two fuses is blown. If you have circuit breakers, one of the two circuit breakers can trip, even if the two for the dryer are connected. Heating element Often a dryer heating element burns out, but doesn't trip the circuit breaker or blow a fuse. The heating element is simply a long coil of special wire. You can check it for continuity with an ohm meter. No continuity means the element is bad and you need to replace it--electric heating elements aren't repairable. Thermal fuse On many dryers, there's a thermal fuse mounted to the exhaust duct inside the back cover panel. The fuse--which is about an inch long--is usually embedded in black resin and mounted in a white plastic housing. If the fuse has blown, you need to replace it. (You can't re-set it.) Wiring A common problem is for the main wiring connection from the house, at the dryer, to burn and break its connection. Because the dryer can still tumble with partial power, the connection may be only partially defective. You may need to replace both the power cord to the dryer and the terminal block inside the dryer that the wire is attached to.

Dec 31, 2009 | Dryers

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The dryer does not heat, I have replaced the thermostat and heating element what else could be the problem?


If the dryer runs, but does not heat, the following link explains how to troubleshoot:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3576548-dryer_runs_but_does_not_heat

If you've already replaced your heating element, double check your source voltage and then check the Thermal Cut-Out for failure.

If you have any questions, please let me know. I hope this helps you.

Dec 05, 2009 | Roper RES7646KQ Electric Dryer

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Dryer not hot


Tht means that the element is not heating on.

You need to call a technician to test the element, the thermic sensor, and the control assembly.

The most likely is a defective heating element, that must be replaced.

Jan 31, 2009 | Kenmore 73952 Gas Dryer

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Dryer wont heat up it just blows cold air...whats the deal???????


Usually what fails in an electric dryer after years of good service that the heating element or elements fail and it often blows a fuse in the dryer when it does this. You need to remove covers and check the heating element with an ohm meter, Sometimes the element is visible and can be seen to be broken. If you can't see the break avoiding handling the element wire as the older it is the more fragile it gets. No point breaking one that isn't already broken. The thermostat that controls the drying temperature can also fail but that is less likely. Heating elements are like light bulbs. They have a fixed life and burn out after a number of hours. Don't forget to replace the fuse if it has one and its blown with the same size fuse.

Dec 31, 2008 | Whirlpool GEW9250 Electric Dryer

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Heating element


The model number you provided suggests that the lint screen is on top of the dryer, right? If so, the heating element can be accessed from behind the dryer by removing the rear panel. Of course, you should know this already since you stated you've already replaced the thermostat and fuse. The heating element is located on the right-hand side as you are looking at the dryer from the rear. There are TWO components on the heater housing. One is the high limit thermostat, one is a thermal cut-out. Are these the components you mentioned replacing? BOTH should read a short (0 ohms) when measuring resistance with the dryer turned off. If you haven't replaced both of them, double check to see if they are both good. The high limit thermostat will be located closest to the ceramic heater connection. The thermal cut-out will be mounted to the heater box. Perform a resistance check of the heating element as well. Measure across the leads of the heating element at the ceramic terminal connection. It should read between 8 - 13 ohms if good. If your readings prove that the heater is bad, it can be removed by using a 5/16" hex drive. The heating element should slide out the bottom of the heater box housing. Sometimes removing the heater box, and then removing the heating element is easier.

Your dryer is also equipped with an electronic cycle control board under the control panel that goes bad from time to time. This also may affect the dryer heating circuits. Inspect the small circuit board for any obvious signs of burned components.

I hope this information is helpful to you. If I'm wrong about your dryer configuration, please post back with comments, so I can give you proper instructions.

CAUTION: Make sure you UNPLUG the dryer prior to making any resistance checks. Dangerous voltages are still present with the dryer turned off.

PS I hope I'm not insulting your intelligence, here. As a rule, I tell everyone this information because some are not as savvy as others.

Feb 23, 2008 | Kenmore 63942 Dryer

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How do I replace a heating element for a Frigidaire Gallery Series Dryer (Mod GLEQ 332as2)?


How are you sure its the element??? Its usually not. Ill be glad to help let me know how youve checked it??

Nov 23, 2007 | Maytag Neptune MDE7500AY Electric Dryer

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