Question about Dryers
Hi, UNPLUG the dryer! Remove the rear panel of the dryer and locate the element on the right hand side. Plug the dryer back in and test to see if there is 240V going to the element posts. If there is voltage, but no heat, change the element. If it does not, you need to test the thermostats for continuity. If any of the thermostats are open, replace it. I hope this helps you.
Please let me know if this help or if I can assist you further.
Posted on Jul 22, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Kenmore dryer model 417 won't
if it is electric you need a new heating element they can cost around 80 dollars for the string it yourself kind and the pre strung kit cost double that price mabye more . if you are handy i can tel you how to replace the part in detail. I have also written a few time how to replace this part if you look through my solutionshope this helps feel free to write back for more help i would love to assist you
Posted on Jun 27, 2011
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 08, 2014 | Dryers
Aug 15, 2011 | Kenmore 400 6943 Dryer
Mar 10, 2010 | Kenmore 63942 Dryer
Feb 16, 2010 | Kenmore 62602 Electric Dryer
Sep 02, 2009 | Kenmore 63942 Dryer
Jun 02, 2009 | Kenmore Dryers
May 31, 2009 | Kenmore 72882 Gas Dryer
Apr 22, 2009 | Kenmore 64672 Electric Dryer
Aug 16, 2017 | Samsung Dryers
201 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!