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  • goldtopbass Dec 06, 2008

    I have the same thing where the lightbulb works, but the dryer part won't turn on. When you say full do you mean it should ready open or a short (0). I have the one with th red wires reading 0 (a short) and the other infinite or open. Is the one that is a short the problem and where do I get whirlpool fuses?



    Thanks - jb

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The unit ha two safety fuses they are in the back so the back has to come off
one is on the heating element housing
it has red large wires connecting to it . the fuse is on the top left of the heater housing with an ohm meter it should read a full scale reading

the other one is a white fuse on the blower housing it has blue smaller wires
it with the ohm meter should read full scale
let me know if you need more help

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