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Kenmore electric blue,, powers on and sets to types.. but when start button is pushed you hear a click and and code f 40....... flashes

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Run start winding in motor need the black box connector forget the name of it..or you can purchase new motor

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SOURCE: Dryer not turning on

ok " the timer has points that act like a switch , they get burt and will not work after a long time

replace time , it's just a plug in unit

Posted on Jan 21, 2008

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SOURCE: Kenmore electric dryer won't start

DOOR SWITCH

Posted on Apr 20, 2009

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SOURCE: Dryer Won't Start

Make sure it has power. Then:Check the door switch. A little lever sticking down through top right of door opening. If it is not there you will need new door switch(sometimes the little lever breaks off). If it is there and does not click when you press it in you need a new door switch. if it clicks when you close the door then you have a bad thermal fuse.The thermal fuse is found by taking the back of the dryer off. The fuse is an oblong white plastic piece with 2 wires attached.

Door switch part number 3406109
Thermal fuse part number 3392519

Posted on May 27, 2009

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SOURCE: Kenmore HE2 dryer will not start

the relay for the motor is probable stuck recommend service

Posted on Jun 03, 2010

SOURCE: Our Kenmore Elite electric dryer does not start.

MY KENMORE DRYER WOULD NOT START IT JUST CLICKED WHEN I PUSHED START. GOT ONLINE & SOMEONE WITH THE NAME JAKE SAID TO CHECK THE THERMAL FUSE. I DID WHAT HE SAID & IT WORKED SO MY HAND GOES OUT TO HIM THANK YOU VERY MUCH JAKE.


SINCERELLY. DANIEL STEED

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