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Roper Model #RES7745RQ0 Electric Dryer Wont turn on.

I have a Roper Model number RES7745RQ0, It ran fine this morning and now it wont turn on. I have by-passed the thermal switch by directly connecting the blue wires to each other and hitting the start button, it clicks but nothing else. Could it be the ''push to start'' switch? The dryer is only 3 years old.

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ok " the timer has points that act like a switch , they get burt and will not work after a long time

replace time , it's just a plug in unit

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Hi thanks for the question. You could have a problem with the door switch, On that dryer theres a belt break switch.check that

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Yank the filter out the top. Remove the 2 screws in the filter housing. Use a putty knife to pop the top and then remove the screws holding the front on. NOTE: raise up on the front panel slightly so you won't damage the bottom clips. Get the front out yer way and remove the drum. Clean out the dryer and oil the rollers and idler. Use this handy ROUTING GUIDE to see how to put the belt back.

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If the motor is not running and the heater glows red you have a defective start switch on the motor.

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SOURCE: Push the start button and nothing happens - no noise nothing.

check both thermal fueses, door switch, power relay, timer contacts if good, replace motor, do you have 220 volts at plug

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