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There can be many reasons why your dryer will not start or turn...

The most common causes are the belt breaking or jumping off, or the motor going bad...

Here are a couple of tips that I wrote will help you to figure out why your dryer will not run...

Dryer Repair - The Dryer is not Turning

Dryer Repair - The dryer will not start


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Kenmore stack washer/dryer model 417.93802200 the dryer keeps turning off before cycle is finished


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DRYER OVERHEATING:

Heating Element
A defective heating element can make a dryer too hot. If the element partially shorts out, it can produce heat all the time, regardless of whether the dryer is calling for heat. Remove the heating element to inspect it. The coils should not be touching each other or anything else.

Other Causes and Conditions
Air Flow Problem
Dryers need good ventilation to work properly. If the vent is clogged it can make the dryer too hot. Clean all of the vent tubing thoroughly.

Cycling Thermostat
Although not common, a defective cycling thermostat can make the dryer too hot. The cycling thermostat is supposed to turn on and off the heat to maintain the proper temperature. If the thermostat is defective it may keep the heat on too long. The thermostat is not adjustable or repairable, it must be replaced.

Felt Seal
Most dryers have a felt seal at the front and rear of the drum to keep the heat inside the drum. If the felt seal is worn away or missing, the dryer may keep heating and make the dryer too hot. This is not common.

Blower Wheel
A defective blower wheel will not spin properly and will not vent the hot air, making the dryer too hot. Check to see if there is adequate airflow out of the dryer.


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Oct 02, 2014 | Dryers

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Why is my dryer overheating


DRYER OVERHEATING:

Heating Element
A defective heating element can make a dryer too hot. If the element partially shorts out, it can produce heat all the time, regardless of whether the dryer is calling for heat. Remove the heating element to inspect it. The coils should not be touching each other or anything else.

Other Causes and Conditions
Air Flow Problem
Dryers need good ventilation to work properly. If the vent is clogged it can make the dryer too hot. Clean all of the vent tubing thoroughly.

Cycling Thermostat
Although not common, a defective cycling thermostat can make the dryer too hot. The cycling thermostat is supposed to turn on and off the heat to maintain the proper temperature. If the thermostat is defective it may keep the heat on too long. The thermostat is not adjustable or repairable, it must be replaced.

Felt Seal
Most dryers have a felt seal at the front and rear of the drum to keep the heat inside the drum. If the felt seal is worn away or missing, the dryer may keep heating and make the dryer too hot. This is not common.

Blower Wheel
A defective blower wheel will not spin properly and will not vent the hot air, making the dryer too hot. Check to see if there is adequate airflow out of the dryer.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3m5NZvY9V5Q

Aug 18, 2014 | Kenmore Dryers

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I play online one match and my playstation3 frezzes


overheating man, lsn turn off ur ps3 off NO lights ON ok so u have to turn it off from the back too the 0/1 button, now keep ur finger on th EJECT touch button and turn it on FROM the back and keep holding, ur ps3 will start cleaning and cool it self u will hear a very very loud fan noise but its ok after a while it will calm down by it self ok. one more thing man DONT place ur PS3 over a carpet also keep it placed horizontally. okkkkkkkkkkk :)

May 08, 2010 | Sony PlayStation 3 Slim Black Console

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Maytag atlantis dryer all the sudden will not turn on or make any noise.


I suspect the door safety switch is broken. If not check one, some dryers have two, high limits. These are safety switches that keep the tumbler from spinning when door opened, and prevent the dryer from overheating

Feb 01, 2010 | Maytag Atlantis MDE7400AY Electric Dryer

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PS3 keep turning off it self


It sounds as though the console is overheating.. Which would mean that it needs to go in for repair.
One thing to try before doing this would be to first backup all your information have u have stored on the console.
Then in the options menu, select the option to restore ps3. This will put it back to it's facotry settings which may resolve the issue. But if not then it is certainly overheating

Aug 31, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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Dryer will only run for 10 minutes at a time


Hi, this is heat related. the timer module on this unit is overheating, in return, it is shutting down due to the heat generated but the faulty timer circuits. you will need to replace the timer device asap.

May 27, 2009 | Kenmore 73952 Gas Dryer

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Dryer not heating up


Yes clogged or pinched vent tube will cause overheating thermal protection switch to open turning heating element off. Sometimes the switch will reset its self. others can be reset & still ohters will to be replaced.

Mar 08, 2009 | Whirlpool ET8CHEXSQ Dryer

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My dryer keeps breaking belts this is 2 belts in less than 2 months what is causing this to happen


Check the idler pulley, if not turning freely, the belt may have excessive friction against pulley wheel, overheating and failing. Or dryer drum seals may have failed causing excessive tension on belt.

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