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Dryer won't dry

The dryer tumbles and heats up, but the clothes don't dry - - sometimes it takes 3 to 4 cycles of 60-minutes each

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Hi BethandRoss,
You have a loss of airflow from the dryer. Two things can casue this.
1. You vent going outside is blocked off with lint, bird nest or something.
2. your blower wheel is broken.

for problem 1. pull the dryer out and take the vent off. Start the dryer and feel the amount of airflow coming out. If you have none then go to problem 2. If airflow is good take a look in your vent going outside. Somewhere between that vent and outside you have a blockage. Clear it out or replace it if needed.

for problem 2. I would need your model number to give the exact direction to replace it. Since all dryer come apart abit different, and all dryers have different blowers, I would have to know the brand or model to help you further.
I really hope this will FixYa.
Have a nice night Mike Anderson

Posted on Jun 04, 2008

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