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Lint Filter Light Comes On Prematurely on BOSCH WTL5400UC Dryer

Despite cleaning the lint filter and the heat exchanger, following the instructions in the manual, and cleaning all the lint out of all the nooks and crannies I can find, plus mopping up any water found within the appliance we are getting the "Clean the Lint Filter" indicator within minutes of starting the dryer. Am I missing a sensor or do I have a failing sensor? I have also ensured that the air inlet is not blocked as the manual suggests. Does the heat-exchanger ever need replacing?


I would greatly appreciate any help you can give.

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it may be a sensor fault,most dryer inlets are from the back.if the internal ducts are blocked it can cause this broblem,sometimes the drain hose from the pump can get a hair ball stuck in them.you may have to dismantle the dryer to find the solution.hope this helps.

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I don't know if there is a cure for this. Bosch never answers my calls or my e-mails, but I have found that by blowing in the hose to disengage the lint collecting there and then sucking out the line will remove nearly all of the build up amd drying will resume.

Posted on Aug 30, 2008

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