Question about Dryers
Sounds like the motor bearings are beginning to seize up from heat/age or the combination of both,remove the front and top cover to remove the drum if there is no access in the rear to remove the belt off the motor so you can start the dryer or free wheel the motor by hand and see if it is beginning to turn hard
Posted on Aug 04, 2010
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 05, 2013 | Kenmore 98702 Stacked Washer/Dryer
Jan 04, 2011 | Dryers
If the dryer is not drying the clothes then you would need to check for the following things-
1. Inspect the fuses and circuit breakers they may have burned out or tripped. Usually, dryer will still tumble but not create heat if a fuse or a circuit breaker is not working.
2. Check for the amp reading at 240 V, it should have reading of 24, 21 and 3 amp (approx.) for 2 lines and neutral respectively.
3. Heating element may have turned or the connection to the element might be loose. Sometimes a shorted circuit element will keep on blowing the fuse or circuit breaker.
4. Motor wiring shorting to ground.
Hope this helps...
Nov 16, 2010 | Kenmore Elite 45986 Front Load Washer
May 10, 2010 | Kenmore Dryers
Dec 28, 2009 | Kenmore Dryers
Jul 30, 2009 | GE DVLR223 Dryers
Jul 27, 2009 | Kenmore Elite HE4 Electric Dryer
Jul 14, 2009 | Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer
Mar 12, 2009 | Hoover HDC7FM Dryer
Mar 09, 2009 | Kenmore 62602 Electric Dryer
77 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!