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How do l change thermal fuse on Kenmore dryer model 110.88752793


Hello Shelton;

My name is Peter. I am a retired field service appliance technician.

25439664-j5jtgwve0qxm0uckbdimcx40-1-0.jpg Thermal fuse 3399849 trips if the exhaust air leaving the dryer becomes too hot.
Unplug the dryer before installing the thermal fuse. Wear work gloves to protect your hands during this repair.
This Dryer Thermal Fuse part #3399849

This is located in the back of your dryer on your hot air exhaust manifold.


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Feb 17, 2015 | Kenmore Dryers

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Where is the thermal fuse located on a frigidarie affinty dryer model # faqg7021wl0


Good Afternoon Friend, this is Z. I am happy to assist you!

The thermal fuse on your Frigidaire dryer (FAQG7021WL0) is typically located on the outlet duct. However, I show that this model also has another thermal fuse located on the flame housing. Hope this helps!

Jun 03, 2014 | Frigidaire Dryers

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Where is the control panel on the kenmore dryer oasisso I can fix this code f40


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It will answer your question.

Make sure you checke the Thermal fuse because if the thermal fuse opens you will get this code also. A thermal fuse will open when the interanl temp of the dryer reaches 196 Deg. F The reason a dryer gets hot is due to poor air-flow though the dryer from lint build up either inside the dryer or the external ducting to include the thru the wall vent hood. Additionally if the blower modtor on dual motor models fails or the blower wheel on single motor models fails you can have the thermal fuse fail. The thermal fuse is not resetable. It is a one time failure component. The thermal fuse is located on the Blower housing on both models.

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Aug 24, 2011 | Dryers

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Dryer won't start


This usually caused by a blown thermal fuse on the blower housing located behind the rear access panel. This thermal fuse is wired in series with the motor and if it blows, power to the motor is terminated and the motor cannot run. No dryer function works when the motor cannot run.

Unplug the dryer or disconnect power then remove the rear access panel. Locate the thermal fuse then bypass it for troubleshooting purposes.

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Bypass the thermal fuse by disconnecting the wires and joining it together. Insulate properly and plug the dryer back in. The thermal fuse is indeed blown and needs to be replaced if the dryer starts. Do not use the dryer with the thermal fuse bypassed due to fire hazards.

Clean the lint filter and make sure the vent system is not restricted then replace the thermal fuse including the cycling thermostat (thermistor for other models) as a standard operating procedure and preventive measure. The thermal fuse usually cuts out due to a failed cycling thermostat(thermistor for other models).

Jul 19, 2011 | Roper REX3614KW Electric Dryer

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Amana dryer model YNED7200TW will not start. there is power, but start button does nothing. Resetting breaker did not work. Any ideas?


Thermal Fuse

Item #2986 (OEM Part)
$10.70

Thermal fuse. If the dryer overheats, this device stops the flow of electricity to the heat source and/or the entire dryer. It is located on the blower housing and cannot be reset. The most common cause for overheating is a vent tube clogged with lint, a birds nest or other debris.

Manufacturer Number 3392519
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Jun 08, 2011 | Amana Dryers

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I have a whirlpool dryer. Model LER8648LW. Where is located the thermal fuse?


Hi and welcome to FixYA!
That thermal fuse will be located in the blower duct in the back of the machine. Take the back off the machine, look for what will probably light-blue colored wires attached to a white plastic oblong thermal fuse. For your model that part is #
3392519

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Dec 14, 2008 | Whirlpool LEQ9858P Electric Dryer

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Thermal fuse change on Kemore 970.c85042-00


First you need to know your dryer over heated and the thermal fuse tripped for a reason.

You will need to replace the thermal fuse, thermal fuses are there to protect the dryer. When you have the dryer apart clean all the venting and vacuum out the dryer. Look online for a parts supplier in your area, you will need your model and serial number to order the thermal fuse they are about ten dollars.

how long is the venting, does it exceed 20 feet, how many elbows. Make sure the outside hood is clean

May 05, 2008 | Kenmore 63942 Dryer

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