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Dryer leaking water

This is a regular Amana dryer, NOT a washer/dryer combo.
I noticed the last couple of weeks, it is taking longer to dry the clothes.
Yes, the filter is clean.
Can you help?
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  • Dinosgal Apr 14, 2008

    Having same problem. Taking forever or not at all to dry clothes. Vent CLEAN. Even took back vent off. When I did so about 2 tbs of water ran out. Whats up?? You suggested that heating element has gone faulty or tripped out. What does " Tripped Out" mean??? Is there a fuse/breaker to the heating element. Don't know if this has anything to do with anything, but our electricity has been going on & off with all the high winds this winter and spring - Thanks

  • jverge Dec 30, 2008

    I have a Whirlpool Duet dryer that is 4 years old and it's leaking water from the rear.  Sometimes the clothes are dry, sometimes they're warm, but wet.  Any ideas?

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It sounds to me like the heating element that heats up to dry the clothes has gone faulty or tripped out. Cant really tell from here.. when you open the drier is there a good level of heat ? If not, its the heating element section at fault.

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