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MAYTAG DRYER HEATS BUT WON,T SPIN/

MAYTAG DRYER ALL OF A SUDDEN STOP SPINNING CAN SET THE TIMER FOR 90 MINUTES AND IT HEATS BUT DOESN,T SPIN

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: Maytag Atlantis Electric Dryer

Fly, sounds like you blew the thermal fuse. This is located on the front blower. You will need to remove door by removing the two screws and lifting up on the hinge. Remove the 2 spacers on the other side of the door. Now the panel will pull out and the blower will be exposed. The fuse will look like the one on the right of the attached picture....Catriver..post back.

Posted on Jan 27, 2007

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SOURCE: Electric Dryer problem

the timer has a small motor to advance the timer. the motor is the likely problem. on some old maytags you can get just the motor, but you probably will have to replace the complete timer. hope this helps.

Posted on Nov 02, 2007

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SOURCE: maytag dryer problem

sounds like the motor. if the motor gets too hot then the overload on the motor wont let it come back on until it cools off

Posted on Nov 25, 2007

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SOURCE: Trouble with Maytag Legacy gas Dryer

Please provide the model number and I will see if I can figure something out.
It sounds like you have covered the common problems. Usually a motor is the cause for this problem, it gets hot and shuts down until it cools off. I have had some problems with the auto dry controls on the Maytags also.
Are you equiped to do some voltage checks if we need too? This would help in knowing where you have power when it quits.
Thanks/Mike

Posted on Dec 12, 2007

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SOURCE: Dryer runs & heats but shuts off after 3-10 minutes

the motor overload can caouse that problem in that case new motor is needed if the dryer turn right back on after it turns off the even heat control board in panel bad if it humms are no noise after turn off and you have to let cool down the motor is the problem

Posted on Feb 28, 2008

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