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Maytag neptune dryer will not go into service mode

Dryer stopped working this morning after a couple of drying cycles. The console lights turn on in a preset pattern. Each button causes the beeper to beep three times. The unit will not go into diagnostic mode.


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  • IhateNeptune Mar 21, 2009

    I'm having the same problem with my Maytag Neptune Dryer, model MDE5500AYW. It won't let me go into service mode. Instead, it beeps 3 times. I tried putting the old control board back in to see if I was maybe doing something wrong, and was able to put it into service mode, so I know I'm pushing the right buttons.

  • steve oneil Dec 18, 2012

    My maytag neptune only starts in service mode,sometimes if I press the start button 40-50 times I can get it to start but it will start first time in service mode.any ideas?

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