Question about Dryers

1 Answer

My kenmore dryer does not start, it just quit during a load of laundry I was doing. My dryer doesn't have a light so i dont no if its a fuse.

Posted by on

  • erica graber May 11, 2010

    ok when you close the door and put the timer to 60 minutes do you hear a faint sound comeing from the timer? If yes what type of dryer is it does it have a lint filter on the top of the lid or is it in the door?

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 74 Answers

Switch in door might be bad, or starter button

Posted on Sep 10, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Why won't it start?


Free Kenmore Clothes Dryer User Manuals ' ManualsOnline ...

laundry.manualsonline.com > ... > Laundry Appliance Kenmore
Products 1 - 50 of 65 - Kenmore ELITE HE3 Gas Dryer User's Guide 110.9787 9789. Pages: 0 ... Kenmore 27-Inch Wide Electric Dryer Owners Manual. Pages: 0 ...
Whirlpool & Kenmore Dryer Repair #02 - Won't Start or Run ...? 7:29https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SPRqKVE8JfYOct 21, 2011 - Uploaded by canyonman1963... and repair a Whirlpool or Kenmore electric dryer that will not start or run. ..... I have a Kenmore Elite Oasis ST Dryer, model number 110.78082701. During ... Dryer Troubleshooting - NotDrying or Taking a Long Time to Dry ...How to take apart Kenmore Elite Dryer - YouTube? 6:28https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNa6zfzrm5kOct 16, 2012 - Uploaded by RenewApplianceI have a kenmore elite 79661423410 electric dryer stoppedworking manual says has no thermal fuse and I can't take it apart help thank you.

Dec 12, 2015 | Kenmore HE5 Electric Dryer

1 Answer

I have a kenmore dryer 80 series it only makes a lite sound when I push the start button. I won't come on. The power is good.


The Kenmore 80 Series of dryers are consumer grade dryers for home use. As with most home appliances, the Kenmore 80 series dryers will occasionally not work as intended. If a problem occurs with your dryer, however, you do not necessarily need it serviced by a technician. You can attempt to troubleshoot and fix any problems with your dryer before contacting a technician.

  1. Kenmore 80 Series dryers may not run for several reasons. First, make sure that the power cord is plugged into a working power outlet. You may need to plug a different device into the outlet to check that it is receiving power. If the second device does not run on the power outlet, you may have blown a fuse or tripped a circuit breaker. Check your fuse box or circuit breaker box and make the change as needed.
    Next, make sure that the dryer door is fully shut. The dryer will not run with the door ajar.
    Finally, check that the "Start" button was fully pressed and that a cycle was chosen on the machine. If you do not choose a cycle for the dryer, it will not run.
  2. If your Kenmore 80 Series dryer does not heat up during use, check that a heat cycle has been chosen for the load. There are several different dryer cycles you can choose, some of which do not use heat. Make sure that you have chosen a heated cycle.
    As above, check that you have not blown a fuse or tripped a circuit breaker. The dryer may use more than one fuse or breaker: one is used to power the drum, and the other for the heating element. Make sure that both fuses or breakers are in working order.
  3. There may be times when Kenmore Series 80 dryers do not fully dry your clothes. When this occurs, check the lint screen and clear out any lint. The air may not flow as well if the lint screen is clogged.
    Next, check to see if the exhaust vent is clogged. Lint and other particles may clog the exhaust vent over time, restricting air flow and making it more difficult to dry your clothes. To check the vent, run the dryer and hold your hand under the vent. If you do not feel any air flow, clean or replace the vent.
    If you used cold water to rinse the clothes it may take longer than normal to dry. The same is true if the load of laundry is very wet or is filled with items that are very absorbent.
    Finally, check the load size. The more clothes in the load the longer it will take to dry. If you want to reduce drying time, separate the clothes into piles of light and heavy items and dry them separately.
  4. please comment on these solution by saying how helpful.

Dec 22, 2010 | Kenmore Dryers

1 Answer

I went 2 rotate the laundry and the dryer would not turn on for the next load, the start button made a clicking sound, but would not start....


Check to see if the belt is broken or if the dryer has blown a fuse in the panel (2 30 amp fuses)

Nov 30, 2010 | Kenmore Dryers

1 Answer

Hi, my dryer is shutting off in the middle of the drying cycle. It will sometimes go back on and sometimes not. It is still heating up when it is running. If you would give me an indication of...


it may be the thermofuse, which is a safety feature. You can bypass it. I believe to have someone work on it would be under a $100 if that is the problem. I do not know how often this happens but I am assuming that it happens every time you try to do a load of laundry. If this is true then I would take the fuse out tape the wires together and watch the dryer complete a load of laundry. I would then buy a new fuse which are under $30. The fuse is a safety feature which will keep the dryer from catch fire as it shuts it down if it gets to hot. Hope this helped tim

Sep 25, 2010 | Kenmore Dryers

1 Answer

41799980100 Kenmore Laundry Center dryer themal fuse blows


you need to clean out the dryer.the thermal fuse is a safety switch so you don't have a fire when the dryer is running to hot.blow out the vent line with a leaf blower,unplug the dryer and make sure the outside vent is clear.next you need to clean out the duct that the lint filter slides into and vac out the inside of dryer where the motor is,do this once a year,your clothes will dry on time,no fires and you'll save on parts.let me know how you make out

Apr 19, 2010 | Kenmore 62802 Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Kenmore Dryer-90 Series- Pushed Start button nothing happened


get a meter,unplug the dryer and read out the fuse,pull one of the wires off when you read it out,also when was the last time you cleaned out the dryer?if it's the fuse usually the air isn't moving very well,you need to clean out the duct that the lint filter slides into,vac out the inside of dryer where the motor is and clean out the vent line and make sure the outside vent is clear,if it's a long run from the back of dryer to the outside i use a leaf blower to blow out the vent line,make sure you have 240 coming in at the back of dryer,you could have a blown fuse,if the thermal fuse is good,check the thermostats on the heater box and read out the heater,good luck,if i can help with anything else let me know

Mar 26, 2010 | Kenmore 62802 Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Kenmore laundry center


There is a thermal limit fuse on the rear of the machine.

Check it.


Thanks for using FixYa - a 4 THUMBS rating is appreciated for answering your FREE question.

May 30, 2009 | Kenmore 88732 Top Load Stacked Washer /...

1 Answer

Dryer turned off suddenly


The dryer must have a blockage. Better check the vent and filter housing for excess lint buildup. These dryers have fuses mounted on the blower housing to kill the dryer before the thing catches on fire.
f4388f7.jpgf11d8da.jpgMORE

Feb 01, 2009 | Kenmore 63942 Dryer

2 Answers

Kenmore HE2 Dryer makes three beeps but wont start


Check your door closer switch. Mine was doing the same and it turned out to be as easy as changing the switch.

Mar 23, 2008 | Kenmore 62602 Electric Dryer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dryers Logo

Related Topics:

59 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dryers Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76846 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

16195 Answers

Are you a Dryer Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...