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Push the button nothing happens

I tested the thermal fuse. i took the wiresoff the fuse touched them together the dryer started. igot a new fuse now nothing happens with or without the fuse in place.

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  • houle329 Oct 10, 2009

    I did that still nothing

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It looks to me is your start switch is going bad just ohm your switch just in case you shuold infinity in normal position and continuity when you turn the switch on.

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Check the wires again
you just might have a bad fuse
odd but it does happen

Posted on Oct 08, 2009

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    milten1 Oct 10, 2009

    recheck your voltage

    make sure the door switch is engaged

    we will fix this dont worry

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