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NO HEAT HEATER IS NOT WORKING, LINT LIGHT WAS ON , CLEANED IT AND LIGHT WENT OUT. STILL NO HEAT??? HELP

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It could be a defective heating element or thermostat. Open the service panel and check for 115/220V on the heating element tags. If you can read the 115/220V, you should replae the element. In case you can't read it - the thermostat should be replaced. Good luck!

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You should check the thermal fuse - my guess would be a lint blockage elevated the temperature and activated the thermal cut out fuse. You can locate it and short circuit it to confirm that it is the problem and if it is replace it

Posted on Sep 13, 2007

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