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Kenmore HE2 Front Load Dryer Dryer keeps on stopping & door opens

Kenmore HE2 Front Load Dryer - When the dryer turns off the door automatically opens. I tried to turn it back on to fluff the clothes and it starts but then immediately stops and the door pops open again.

We have had the dryer for 3 years and it has never done that before. I was wondering if that is a built in safety feature and if it is overheating.

Thanks - Lois from Maryland

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SOURCE: fluff on clothes

Hi,

Probable reason why fluff/lint is still present even when a rinse is done is simply because they were not flushed out together with the water.

Depending on the brand and model of your machine, there might be a lint filter on the drain system that is already full and therefore would require removal, cleaning or possibly replacement. To my knowledge, here are basically two (2) types of lint/fluff filter. One is at the or near the end of the drain/discharge tube/hose/pipe which is basically a slip-on and can be cleaned rather easily. The other is internal and would normally be placed right after the tub before any pump hose or tube. This type is a bit more cumbersome to remove/clean replace.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

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Posted on May 24, 2008

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SOURCE: Need to change door from left hand to right hand open on kenmore HE2

I am looking for the same answer on the washer. You can definitly change the dryer. The holes are on the other side under black tape.

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SOURCE: Dryer stopped working

The dryers drive belt most likely broke. it must be replaced with a new one.

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SOURCE: clothes dryer motor overheating

Have you repalced the thermostat?

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We need the error code # please

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