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Has power, won't start after lightning storm - LG DLE5955 Dryer

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  • mr_prosser Jul 26, 2009

    Any way to check the board?

  • mr_prosser Jul 26, 2009

    Confirmed our suspicions. Thanks

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HI, i am most certain that the power surge has fried the Main Pcb Board assembly. you will need to replace this damaged PCB asap, If possible.

Part Number: EBR36858801

Posted on Jul 26, 2009

  • Michael Masters
    Michael Masters Jul 26, 2009

    NOTE((It is recommended to replace the PCB Display as well when a power surge has been detected, as in this case. Normally, a surge will carry enough current to damage all connected board that are linked to the main))

    Part Number: EBR36858901 (PCB DISPLAY)


  • Michael Masters
    Michael Masters Jul 26, 2009

    This board can only be replaced and not repaired. yo can confirm by looking at the display. If the display is illuminated but, not operable, this will confirm Main failure. if the display is not illuminated when plugged in, this will also confirm Main failure. the display is directly wired to the main, any damage absorbed by the main will be transferred to the PCB display. as well. An additional test will be to use the pin points on the Main connectors for testing. with a meter, you can test for live current to the board. any connector will do. If you notice any reading and, the board will not operate the unit commands, this will confirm circuit failure.

    The inoperable control functions that you sated are a strong indicator of Main BOard failure.


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