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Have a whirlpool dryer model WED5300VWO problem is unit won't shut off timer issue ?

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huntman, the model posted shows as a gas dryer. In the lower left side there is a square plastic peep hole. Take a putty knife and pull it off. Set the dryer to high heat and take a look in the hole. Does the ignitor glow? If it doesn't you either have a bad thermal fuse or a bad ignitor. Start with the thermal fuse. You will have to remove the back panel to get at it. I will attach a photo. You can ohm it out, or just jump the wires temp. to see if the ignitor glows. If theral fuse is good and the ignitor does glow, you probabley have a bad set of coils. These sit on the gas valve are easy to replace. The timer won't advance without the heat. Check this out first...Catriver..post back.

Posted on Mar 15, 2007

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Now that there is a good one. Everything you are saying leads to a control board failure. Did you replace the board yourself, or have someone else do it? I have before gotten a new control board of the shelf, and it be as bad as the one I was replacing. Just a thought. Let me look around and see if I can find some other information, just really sounds like a bad part.

Posted on Feb 15, 2008

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SOURCE: whirlpool dryer: supreme Not heating up

I had the same problem I change the gas valve coils and it seamed to be working fine.

Posted on Jan 07, 2009

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SOURCE: kenmore heavy duty clothes dryer will not heat

REMOVE THE BACK AND CHECK THE HEATER FUSE AND THE HEATING ELEMENT-MIKE

Posted on Feb 26, 2009

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SOURCE: Whirlpool lte6234dq5 Dryer does not turn off.

Could also be centrifugal switch on motor.

Posted on Apr 25, 2009

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