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Whirlpool dryer with no heat

The dryer does not heat up

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  • amy5971 Apr 29, 2008

    I have a 10 year old whirlpool dryer....it stopped heating about a month ago. It was the heating element. Well, it worked fine until last weekend...then it stopped heating again. What is the problem with this dryer?

  • Anonymous Jul 19, 2008

    WHirlpool front loading dryer doesn't heat up although once in a while it will heat up for a bit then turn cold again.

  • Anonymous Oct 04, 2008

    I have a 2 year old Whirlpool LER8620PWO Dryer and it is not heating up all of a sudden. I can't imagine the heating element could be be bad already. Any ideas for solutions?

  • Anonymous Oct 27, 2008

    I have a whirlpool estate dryer TEDX640pq1 that worked fine then no heat. I checked air flow it was great, then figured it was the heating element...replaced that still no heat. Checked outlet 240V is good....jumpered cutoff relay and still no heat?



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  • bryandowd Jan 09, 2009

    Dryer just stopped heating; have replaced the heating element at least twice over last 10 years



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Is the igniter glowing yellow? Look inside the pilot access hole and see if it lights up. If it lights up then goes off, it may be the thermal fuse. Once this blows, it has to be replaced. There are pictures all over the internet on the location of this part.
Good luck.

Posted on Nov 18, 2008

  • danpatron Nov 18, 2008

    Oooops...I didnt realize your dryer was electric. My posting is for gas dryer. Sorry.

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I have a Whirlpool Gas Dryer also, model #LGR4634JQ2. No clog in duct, no dust in unit. My dryer runs fine but no heat. I have replaced the heater coil and still no heat. The coil does not get hot and there is no smell of gas. Has anyone had this problem after replacing heater unit? I have a feeling the problem is in the timer dial. Timer #3976584. This timer is not available locally, actually no parts are. Testing each part out separately isn't an option.

Any suggestions?

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If element keeps burning check air flow

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