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I have a fridgidaire feq1452hs electric front load dryer, 4 yrs old, under extended warranty. The control panel has already been replaced once. Dryer is in a vacation rental we own in Kona, Hawaii. I am not there to inspect it in person - the problem with the dryer is coming to me second hand from our guests. They report the dryer is now beeping all the time. Have to switch it off at the breaker to stop the beeping. Still dries clothes, but beeps the whole time it is operating. What is causing this and how can it be remedied? Does the control panel need to be replaced? thanx Charlie

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Reset the control and read the most recent error codes. Rotate the CYCLE SELECTOR KNOB to the 3 O'clock position (Touch Up) then press and hold the Select and Pause/Control buttons simultaneously for 6 seconds. Immediately after, press and hold the START and Pause/Control buttons simultaneously for 4 seconds then rotate the CYCLE SELECTOR KNOB back to the 2 O'clock position (Quick).

The STATUS indicator lights will flash the number of times for the first digit of the code and the START indicator light will flash the number of times for the second digit. Read the code by counting the number of times the lights flash. The STATUS indicator lights and the START indicator light will start flashing at the same time then the control will pause for 2 seconds, and then repeat the code. Press the OPTIONS button to advance to the next code. Simultaneously press and hold the Select and Pause/Control buttons for 6 seconds to reset and exit.

Post back the error code if there's any for further advise or if the resetting of the control does not address the problem. You don't have to accept or reject and rate this post to add information or post comments and follow-up questions. But accepting a solution will not stop you from communicating with an expert. You may continue communicating with the expert as long as you need assistance regarding the issue stated herein.

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