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I have a Whirlpool electric dryer model# LER5644AWO and I just replaced the thermostat/fuse (kit 279769)because I had the heating element checked in town and was told it was the thermostat/fuse.Dryer worked for two loads and now I'm back to no heat. What's wrong?

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Check your breaker - a dryer will spin at 120 volts but needs the full 240 volts to dry. If that's not it, and it checks out to be your heating element or your thermostat fuse again, you may have some wiring problems in your house (possible power surges). Check your vent from the dryer to the outside of the house - if this is clogged, it may be shorting out your fuses. Hope this helps,..Good Luck...

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