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My dryer worked perfectly but after our basement flooded and the bottom.of the dryer got wet, it runs but doesn't heat up

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Hello, my dryer got wet due to my basement flooding and it starts, but no heat.


It is highly risky to use any electric appliance even after the removal of flood water. Before using it you need to make sure that it is not wet from either inside or outside. Even a single drop of water can cause a short circuit at you home and can also lead to unfortunate event. In such case you need to search for a company like http://floodfixer.com/ that dries wet basements to ensure your safety. Professionals can bring your valuable possessions back to its original position and make them ready for reuse.

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Hello,

Sorry to hear about the flooded basement ..here in Virginia i only had a couple trees down and power go off for 12 hrs but no flooded basement.

Their is no way to clean/clear the igniter persay..gotta check and see what shorted out due to the flood...this tip i wrote explains what to check on gas dryers when they dont heat. http://www.fixya.com/support/r10293028-gas_dryer_not_heating



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Basement flooded,Dryer runs but wont heat


Hi, If you are having problems with your gas dryer not heatingthe most common problem is that the ignitor goes bad. Even though it glowssometimes it is still not working properly. if you dryer is gas check out this gas no heat tip.... If you have an electric dryer, you can have many differentthings that can go wrong causing the dryer not to heat. check outthis electric no heat tip...

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My basement flooded and now my dryer won't start..What should I do?


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I have a kenmore front loader dryer. My basement recently had a flood and the bottom of the dryer was wet. When i tried to start it, it hums but will not run. What is the problem?


the motor is cooked,i live in the boston area and we had some bad floods a few months ago,all i did for two weeks was change out dryer motors,you can try to spin the drum and hold in the door switch and have someone else hold in the start button to see if it will start but you have to change out the dryer or get a new one if it's in rough shape

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you need to inspect the ignitor/glow coil that ignites the gas in the burner tube as they are very fragile,then on the burner tube body check the radint sensor eye it can be dirty,clean it first or then replace it,the gas valve boost and secondary coils on the gas valve could have been damaged and they keep the gas valve open to supply gas to the burner,then also check the thermal fuse on the vent blower housing as water could have ruined this component,also check all wire connections for water corrosion too

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Dryer wet due to flooded basement


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Dryer won't run.


First, there is an excellent chance you have some kind of flood damage insurance.  It may pay for part of the repair.  You did not tell us what is not working but I'll guess it is the motor.  On many models, there is a switch on the motor which will not allow the elements to heat unless the motor is powered and running.

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