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LG Dryer 5977 will not dry

When I turn the dryer on the check filter light flashes..not sure if this is normal,the filter is clean.However the dryer will tubble but will not heat or dry the clothes.I have reset the breakers (both) and disconnected the vent to ensure there is not obstructions.I tried drying in sensor and manual mode.Any ideas?



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Re: LG Dryer 5977 will not dry

If one of the two thermal fuses are blown you will not get heat.  Thermal fuses blow (and are not resetable, they must be replaced) when the machine gets too hot.  Often this is caused by not enough air flow through the machine.  Check and make sure your exhaust vent is not clogged.  Clean it the best you can to get all the lint, dead mice, bird nests, etc. out.  Also make sure air is blowing out of the machine when it is turned on.  If not you have a blower problem.

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