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Maytag dryer put new timer and door switch on still won't start it does nothing please help

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  • gummy bear Nov 18, 2007

    Dryer will not turn on when you press the "Start" button.

    Checked AC line coming into the dryer & checked okay - has power;

    Checked switch on front door - checked okay;

    Checked power going to thermostat - has power going out to the timer, but when I press the timer button, it will not start.

    Could it be that the "Timer" is bad?



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The dr. you are correct!!! My thermal fuse was blown. How weird, I was for sure it was the door switch since I figured it controlled the light and it wasn't coming on. Thank You!!!

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The thermal fuse is blown its mounted on the heater with the two smaller white wires. Check the vent for restrictions (since overheating is what caused it to fail) Was the dryer taking long time to dry before it stopped?? If so there is a definate vent restriction. Part number LA-1053 comes with new high temp thermostat too (recommended).

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