Question about Whirlpool GEW9250 Electric Dryer

1 Answer

My dryer wont start pushed control on button but no lights will come however i do have a light inside the dryer this is a whirlpool 9250

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
  • 986 Answers

If a dryer is not working at all that's not good! But it doesn't mean you need to go appliance shopping just yet. It may be something very simple like a broken door latch, a bad door switch or even a broken door switch actuator, in a kenmore dryer there is a tab thats sticks out of a hole in the wall that allows the dryer to run only if the door is shut, other models may have button that protrudes out of the dryer and when the door is shut, this allows the dryer to run. These switches go out from time to time, also if a dryer is full of lint build-up over time this will cause the dryer high limit or fuse to blow. The fuse is located near where the blower is in most cases. When the air in the dryer gets way too hot the fuse/hi-limit will blow and the house wont burn down.

Posted on Nov 15, 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

I have a whirlpool duet gas dryer model ggw9200lw1. when i press the start button it clicks once but wont run.


First, check the door switch. Push and release it by hand and you should hear a click. If no sound, replace the door switch with this part.
If the switch is ok, press the cancel button on the machine. Then do this. press and hold the start button for 2 seconds then release wait 2 seconds and press and hold again for 2 seconds continue this pattern until the dryer goes into test mode. You will see all the lights on the control light up. press each button on the control one at a time 3 times each. (Do not press the cancel button) until the dryer begins to run. When the dryer starts to run then press the cancel button. Then your machine should function properly.

Oct 19, 2012 | Whirlpool Duet 7.0 Cu. Ft. Super Capacity...

1 Answer

I need help. Our dryer control currently works and when we push and hold the start button it doesn't start. lights work on control panel. door switch works and power is fine. last time it was used it smelt...


maybe the motor for the dryer, is this a even heat? if so here is a website:

http://fixitnow.com/wp/2009/03/17/easy-fixes-for-two-common-problems-with-the-whirlpool-even-heat-dryers/

if not an even heat here is another website:

http://www.partselect.com/dryer+dryer-wont-start+repair.htm

Dec 26, 2010 | Whirlpool GEW9250 Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Whirlpool duet does not turn on when the power button is pushed no lights come and no sound the interior light works and then theres the odd time you push the power button and it works fine


sounds like the door switch/latch is going bad. You can test it here is a website that will help:

http://www.partselect.com/dryer+dryer-wont-start+repair.htm

Dec 26, 2010 | Whirlpool GEW9250 Electric Dryer

4 Answers

I have a Whirlpool duet 9250 electric dryer taht is about 5 years old. When you go to start a load the status light shows "sensing" after you push the start button (which clicks when you push it) and then...


Hi

Thanks for using FixYa. It seems to be an issue with the belt. Please check this video on how to replace the belt in dryer. Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.

Thanks
Rylee

Sep 18, 2010 | Whirlpool GEW9250 Electric Dryer

2 Answers

My whirlpool dryer model- ygew 9250 pwo will not power up when I control on button. If I push the power on button and the pause button at the same time some times it will start and run and sometimes I may...


When this problem occurs are the small lights on very dim? If so I would turn off the power and remove the top off the dryer. Then re-seat the 4 ribbon cables on the display board. Alot of people replace the front panel or control boards when the problem really is the ribbon cables. If the LED's are not lit dim then you may need to replace one of the two boards.

Jul 24, 2009 | Whirlpool GEW9250 Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Duet 9250 dryer. Won't start up. I did bridge


try the door switch. in some models you can jump the wires to see if it starts.hope this works.

Jun 23, 2009 | Whirlpool GEW9250 Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Dryer wont come on and light on the inside doesnt come on


this could be that your belt is broken there is a switch when the belt breaks it stop working thanks from gilles

Mar 15, 2009 | Whirlpool LER4634J Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Dryer does not work


Dryer just beeps, lights work, panel lights change, dryer just wont start. before this dryer worked but kept beeping thru the whole cycle. now nothing but lights.

Mar 13, 2009 | Whirlpool GEX9868J Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Dryer continues to run....


change controls you can find here http://www.partstap.com/ please rate me

Feb 26, 2009 | Whirlpool GEW9250 Electric Dryer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Whirlpool GEW9250 Electric Dryer Logo

174 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

75077 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...