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My kithenaid dryer kes750j will not start. the timer and light still work but nothing happens when pushing the start button.

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Well your model number ain't workin for me so I gotta shoot from the hip o this one. What I would first do is unplug the machine and take a look at the vent pipe for lint buildup. If you see anything that make cause dryer sensors to trip then clean that up before proceeding further. These kitchenaid dryers are top of the line Whirlpool type what I call 4 wheel drive models because they have 4 wheels instead of 2. When you get into the machine check the thermal limit beside the thermistor or control klixon whichever you have. That is if yall find lint build-up. If their is no sign of air restrictions then take a look at the door switch. It or the small lever attached to it might be broken. How to videos and more HERE

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Make sure you have power to the outlet, make sure there is power to the back of the dryer, if you have all your power, open the dryers door and rotate the drum, if it spins freely the belt is off/broke. If all checks out then it is the door switch, well here is a website that will assist you, Tim:

http://www.partselect.com/dryer+dryer-wont-start+repair.htm

Posted on May 21, 2011

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