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The upper cabinet of the Maytag MCE8000AY Electric Dryer heats up, but the air isn't blowing out the vent. I can't find a filter to check or where the top cabinets vents to the outside vent. Anyone help??

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You must remove the screws from the door and the hinges there are 8 screws 2on the top hinge 2 on the bottom and the other side also.After that the door lefts up and toward you.Once the door is off the panel around the door should come off then there is a shroud infront off drum remove 4 5/16 screws off then then cheak for lint obstruction or piece of clothing around the blower housing.Hope i helped:)

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This model dryer has two heating elements, one for the top and one for the bottom, I suspect that the bottom element is burned out. If you want to attempt it yourself then I can send you a service manual that will walk you step by step through the whole dryer.

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If you are having problems with your gas dryer not heating the most common problem is that the ignitor goes bad. Even though it glows sometimes it is still not working properly.



if you dryer is gas check out this gas no heat tip....



If you have an electric dryer, you can have many different things that can go wrong causing the dryer not to heat.



check out this electric no heat tip...


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Lower dryer tumbler will not heat up, upper dryer part works fine


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If you are having problems with your gas dryer not heating the most common problem is that the ignitor goes bad. Even though it glows sometimes it is still not working properly.

if you dryer is gas check out this gas no heat tip....

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check out this electric no heat tip...


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PROBLEM WITH THE HEATING ELEMENTS, THEY ARE PROBALLY BURNED OUT, CHECK THEM YOU WILL HAVE TO PULL THEM OUT AND CHECK WITH A METERN TO SEE IF THEIR OPEN, BUT I WOULD SAY THATS IS THE PROBLEM

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Double check the circuit breaker for the dryer (Electric Neptune). Turn it off, then turn it back on. Its possible that the breaker may have tripped for some reason, but wasn't able to trip all the way.

Does the interior of the dryer get warm at all? You could have a 1 of multiple heating elements that has shorted. If no heat at all, the likely a heating element has opened up. Unplug dryer from wall (turn off circuit breaker first!). Use a ohm meter to measure and check continuity of the heating elements.

There may also be a sail switch in the air path of the dryer. The purpose of the sail switch is to keep the elements turned off until there is enough air blowing through the dryer. This helps prevent fires, as well as shrunken denim.

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I have a maytag dryer model number is mce8000ay


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Hi, If you are having problems with your gas dryer not heatingthe most common problem is that the ignitor goes bad. Even though it glowssometimes it is still not working properly. if you dryer is gas check out this gas no heat tip.... If you have an electric dryer, you can have many differentthings that can go wrong causing the dryer not to heat. check out this electric no heat tip...

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