Question about Kenmore Dryers

1 Answer

Kenmore elite dryer , allways says check lint screen

Posted by on

  • stuart956 Oct 24, 2010

    I am a tech.



    All is clean.



    Dryer upon power up, red check lint screen light comes on and dryer won't run...

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 1,891 Answers

So did ya clean it / just joking . the filter clean will show up if air flow is poor . it may be caused by poor air flow . heavy build or lint in filter area ( this prevents the fan's ability to move air from the dryer . and you may be getting longer dry times . so ck the vent out side and make sure the opening is clear and vent valve opens .. clean vent every year . and if needed clean out inside of dryer .( a tech's job ) this prvents lint fires . the clue is 1 takes longer to dry than normal . 2 top of drye is hoter than normal . 3 clothes come out to wet . 4 dryer shuts off befor cycle is done .. hope these help mm ( MAJIC **** )

Posted on Oct 24, 2010

  • dennis dodge Oct 25, 2010

    have you ck for loose connections in wiring . as this is sensing a problem that that you may or may not even have . the control is set up to shut down when there is a problem . have you tried the dryer of the vent . . and if it still does not work replace the control . .. mm if more help needed i need a complete model # for look up mm

×

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE:

Hi there,
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

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

No error code but if you push setting it and check lint screen flashes. I have checked lint screen all the way to vent outside. I can feel cool air from outside comming through lint screen so im sure it is...


That Kenmore dryer is a hybrid of a LG dryer that check filter lite is only a reminder for the customer to check their lint screen every load... You can call customer service at sears to confirm this. I have may customers call me and say it wasn't there before, I goto there house call customer service in the home, hand them the phone and collect a service call about 5 times a month. If every thing is drying well, just leave it alone.

Mar 26, 2015 | Dryers

1 Answer

Sears kenmore elite oasis dryer 110 67032600 check lint screen flashes doesn t heat


Hello,

Check the vent on the back. This is indicating a air flow issue. If the vent is clear ohm the heater out check it for continuity.


You can watch a video that explains how to complete this repair on your sears Kenmore Elite clothes dryer at the link below.

Sear Kenmore Dryer Video

Mar 11, 2011 | Kenmore Elite Oasis ST 6807 Dryer

1 Answer

Dryer stopped and said check lint screen


There is a lint screen,usually on top of the dryer, that pulls out to remove the lint,it is probably stopped up.

Mar 01, 2011 | Kenmore Elite Oasis ST 7809 Dryer

1 Answer

My dryer check lint screen light continues to blink and the dryer wont work even after cleaning lint screen


Airflow through the dryer vent is restricted. Blow through the filter opening with a reversed vaccum cleaned. Set it BLOW instead of **** usually by putting the hose on the exhaust end.

Dec 14, 2009 | Kenmore Elite HE4 Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Check lint screen light is on. the dryer doesn't run.lint screen is clean. I don't know why the dryer doesn't work.


ck continuity at switch ck at the motor.
motor sounds like it went out.
ck for juice at the motor and relay for the motor.

May 03, 2009 | Kenmore Elite HE4 Electric Dryer

1 Answer

I have a Kenmore Elite HE5 front loader and seem


when i clean my screen i use a cheap vacuum to **** up particles as i pull it out and vacuum screen. works so nice.. but use a cheapy that you doesnt need a bag and it will filter better as it gets clogged with lint lol.

Apr 16, 2009 | Dryers

1 Answer

Check lint screen come on


Check the tubing the lint goes through (exhaust). This may be stopped up or clogged. There is a build up here of heat or something that is preventing proper air flow.

Dec 27, 2008 | Kenmore 659 Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Kenmore Dyer blowing cold air


Try cleaning out the the vent tube. Sometimes lint gets caught up in there over time. Hope this helps.

Mar 12, 2008 | Kenmore Elite HE4 Electric Dryer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dryers Logo

Related Topics:

48 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Kenmore Dryers Experts

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

85206 Answers

jimorris77

Level 3 Expert

411 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

18108 Answers

Are you a Kenmore Dryer Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...