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We have a Whirlpool Dryer Duet. The Dryer will stop even though the clothes are not dried. It then gives us a code E1. What does that code mean? The dryer is 7 years old.

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E1 is an open thermistor. The thermistor is on top of the blower housing. Get to it by removing the bottom panel.

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CHeck you oners manual. It should say the error codes. I believe its located on the back of the bottom panel cover. If not there, take the top panel off. Two screws on the back corner and then slide it back and lift it out the way. Check inside around the side panel. Not sure what code that may be but the manuel should be able to tell you. hopefully this helps

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The E1 error code means that the electronic thermostat is the problem. With what your describing as far as it being very hot and the E1 code,i would suspect one of 2 things;

1) the thermister is bad and needs to be replaced

2) thier is a blocked/restricted vent and or excessive lint built up in the blower housing causing the heat to be retained in the dryer instead of being vented out and across the thermister where its getting a false reading and throwing up the E1 error code


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