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Whirlpool Dryer Model GEW9200LW0-Shutting off

The dryer keeps shuting off at no particular time during the drying cycle. When this happens, an E1 shows up in the Estimated Time Remaining window. What causes this? What is the solution?

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  • dudedes Feb 25, 2008

    I am having the same issue and was wondering what do you need to do to the thermistor? I did not understand what needs to be done when you remove the panel and reach the thermistor. Thanks for your response.

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Guest. Your thermistor has opened, it's very easy job and inexpensive. You will have to remove the lower panel. Right behind the vent housing will be the themistor and thermal fuse. The thermistor will be the black one on the right of the thermal fuse. Kill the power, Two quarter inch screws holding it on, two wires going to it. Here's your tech sheet if the link works, http://www.servicematters.com/docs/wiring/wiring_main.htm Catriver.

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The machine control electronics monitors the
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The machine control electronics monitors the
exhaust temperature using the thermistor, and
cycles the heater relay on and off to maintain
the desired temperature.
Begin with an empty dryer and a clean lint
screen.
1. Plug in dryer or reconnect power.
2. Set the following configuration:
➔ Door – must be firmly closed
➔ Press Control On
➔ Press End Of Cycle Signal (Louder)
➔ Press Start
3. If after 60 seconds, E1 or E2 flashes in the
display and the dryer shuts off, the thermistor
or wire harness is either shorted or open.
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➔ Check wire connections at the machine
control electronics and thermistor.
To access the Thermistor you will need to open the bottom front panel 2 screws the thermistor is on the exh duct (Center) check it there let me know if you need futher help

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