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I pushed the start button on my dryer.

My dryer started for about five seconds and then quit. I can set my timer and I can hear it running but when I press the start button...nothing. It is an Estate by Whirlpool and is about four years old.

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I think it is your thermal fuse went out. one more thing check you circuit breakers it 30 amp duel breaker. some time one side trip and other side still on. i hope it help you.

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  • Virgil Watts Sep 29, 2014

    Unplug power cord from machine, remove back panel & console cover on back of where knobs are. Set timer to timed dry use ohmmeter to check. connect black ohmmeter probe to L1 either the right or left side, Could be either one. Keep it there for these checks.Connect the other probe to one side of the thermal fuse.. If you have continuity the timer should be ok. if not timer may be bad. If ok put probe on other side of thermal fuse if you have continuity fuse is ok. If ok up to this point be sure door is closed put probe on start switch should have continuity on both sides of switch if no continuity on either side of start switch check motor.if ok put probe on center connection of power cord. if have conntinity it should run. if not any part that don't have continity is bad.

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