Question about Kenmore 62602 Electric Dryer
Runs but doesn't get hot the dryer is about 14 years old. Could it be the heating element or is it something else?.
DRYER HEATED FOR A SHORT TIME THEN STOPS HEATING, CHECKED OPERATING THERMOSTAT 0 OHMS, ONE SET OF WIRES,OTHER READS 5 OHMS.THERMAL FUSE 0 OHMS.HI LIMIT THERMOSTAT 0 OHMS.THERMAL CUT OUT 0 OHMS.HEATING ELEMENT READS 0 OHMS.SHOULD"NT THIS READ ABOUT 9-13? ONE HALF OF ELEMENT HAS A DARK BLACK COLOR LIKE IT GOT HOT OR BURNED.
If all of the components are reading ok then you need a timer. Touch your 2 leads together. 0 ohms rght. That means you have a complete circuit.If you get the 0 reading then the element must be otay. Bad timer. Take that fancy meater of yours and atttach one of them leads to the timer leg marked RH. Yank the wire off the terminal beore you test. Move the timer around. You should get the famous 0 reading along the way. If you don't then that means you have the bad timer.
Posted on Feb 05, 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:
Apr 21, 2012 | Roper Dryers
Jan 15, 2011 | Kenmore Dryers
Aug 03, 2009 | Dryers
May 08, 2009 | Dryers
Mar 28, 2009 | Kenmore Dryers
Dec 09, 2008 | Kenmore 63942 Dryer
Dec 12, 2007 | Dryers
377 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: