Question about Whirlpool Dryers

1 Answer

My dryer model number LGC8858EQO will not dry clothes. It works it is not getting hot at all and not drying clothes. Where should I start? Thanks.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 725 Answers

Start with your heating element. Remove it and check the coilsto see if there are any broken coils or burnt spots on the element. If so, that's it, if thre aren't any visible signs of the element being bad, check your thermal fuse. If you will call or email us, we'll be sure to get the right parts out to you asap to get you running right again real soon. We hope to hear from you soon.

Posted on Sep 30, 2009

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

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Dryer putting out hot air but clothes not drying


You have some blockage between lint trap and where the unit vents outside.

Dec 16, 2012 | Kenmore Dryer Sears Elite

1 Answer

Shuts off during autodry cycle. stays on during timed cycle but clothes are wrinkled ans too hot at end of cycle.


if it works on auto but not on time you have a bad timer,it's not counting down,it's better to use auto anyway,when the clothes dry the dryer shuts off on it's own,this way your not using extra electricity,if your clothes dry in 30 minutes and it's on 60 minutes it will still run after the clothes are dry on auto it doesn't.if you open the door and look around the opening you'll see a tag with the model number,your missing a couple of letters on the model number.

Mar 05, 2011 | Whirlpool LER4634J Electric Dryer

1 Answer

My dryer makes the clothes hot but it will not


What is the model number of your dryer? There should be some kind of lint trap somewhere. But anyway if your cloths are getting hot but not drying than the poroblem is air flow. I would start by taking the venting pipe off and seeing if there is a clog somewhere in there. Make sure there is no screws in the venting itself, if there is it will cause a clog up, Use duct tape to re attached the pipes. If there is no lint clogs up then it will be internal clog somewhere. So depending on how handy your our, it need to be opened up and cleaned out. make sure you unplug the unit before doing any work on the dry itself. most times you can just tilt the dryer and access the bottom and see if you can find the clog that way. If that doesn't help you much give me the model number and I will see if I can help you some more

May 22, 2010 | Roper Dryers

2 Answers

DLE5977W does not get our clothes dry. It seems to get hot, but...


check your dryer vent. more than likely the vent is clogged with lint or kinked.

Nov 25, 2009 | LG DLE5977 Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Mayteg model DE313 clothes dryer that stopped drying clothes.


That is a very accurate assessment of the problem. Check the element for continuity between its two contacts. If there is none, replace it. If there is, look for a fuse on the side with two wires going to it. Test it for continuity. If there is none, replace it.

Jul 21, 2009 | Dryers

1 Answer

Dryer does not dry


Problem is likely:

- heating element, or
- one of several thermal limit switches in the electrical circuitry

If you want to further pursue, let me know.

Apr 28, 2009 | Kenmore 73952 Gas Dryer

2 Answers

FRIDGIDAIRE GAS DRYER MODEL # GLGR642AS2 IS NOT DRYING CLOTHES BUT GAS IS IGNITING. THANK YOU. DON


Hi Don,
So let me get this straight, you are getting heat from the gas burner and the drum rotates but your clothes remain wet? You can check a few basic things to identify where the problem lies.. First off, have you checked the lint trap and cleaned it? Secondly, have you checked your vent system ( meaning : are you sure it is not clogged anywhere in the duct or at the end where it exits outside? If that's OK.. when your system is drying clothes.. do you get hot air flow at the end of that duct? If not, your blower may not be working ..You need to move that hot air out of the tub for the system to dry. Heat, Motion to move clothes, air flow from the blower and an unimpeded path via the vent duct to outside.. Hope one of these things to check gets you going. Regards...

Sep 03, 2008 | Dryers

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dryers Logo

Related Topics:

156 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Whirlpool Dryers Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Tim Whalen

Level 3 Expert

3072 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75005 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...