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SOURCE: Kenmore Elite dryer won't heat

if no heat at all unplug the dryer take off the vent take out the screws holding the back on there is a long oval shaped tube with two wires going into it there is a holding bracket holding it in place take out the screw unhook the wires take out a screw holds the heating coil in take out that screw inspect the heating coil for breaks it sounds like it is burned out if so replace if not it is probably the oval shaped thermostat on the tube i do hope that this was helpful then reverse the procedure, thank you.

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SOURCE: kenmore elite oasis dryer model #110.6708 will not operate

F40 = thermal fuse blown.
If the fuse is OK the error points to a communication problem between the machine control board and motor control board (check connectors).

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PF - Power Failure - PF error code indicates a power failure during the dryer's cycle. Press and HOLD start to continue the cycle, or press off/pause to clear display.

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Posted on Sep 30, 2010

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SOURCE: Cycle signal beeps and flashes

It appears your timer/main controller/CCU has failed in this instance.

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If your unit has never been serviced - there should still be an original service manual enclosed in plastic taped to the inside of the shell.
In the service manual are Error codes, maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting steps you can follow.


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Elite Oasis. What does the F-40 code mean?


F-40 is a communication error between the main board and the motor control unit, or it could be a bad inline fuse between the two in the wire harness on the l-1 side.

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I have the kenmore elite HE4 dryer and the cycles lights went out and are not coming on how do i fix this


Check and see if child lock is engaged first.
Press the end of cycle signal button for 3 seconds
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Press and hold the END OF CYCLE button for 15 seconds to reset the control.

If that don't work I would look for reasons why the dryer duct fuse would blow and correct that by removing air restrictions that would cause overheating.

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Kenmore elite he3 gives me the pf signal and turns off ? what may the issue be?


this is regeristering a power failure,you will need to check the main power supply.there is also a chance that the main control board may be faulty you will need to check all the wiring to the unit.

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I have a Kenmore Elite gas dryer - model # 110 70052990. Just hooked it up after a year of not using it and it continues to shut itself off on Normal dry (begins at 40 minutes) and shuts off at 38 minutes....



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My kenmore elite oasis will not stay running keeps alarming woth a f signal,what do i do


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Kenmore elite oasis dryer model #110.6708 will not operate. flashes f-40. what does f-40 mean?


F40 = thermal fuse blown.
If the fuse is OK the error points to a communication problem between the machine control board and motor control board (check connectors).

Mar 19, 2010 | Kenmore Elite Oasis 6809 Electric Dryer

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Kenmore Elite Oasis Steam dryer runs but gets a F 40 code and stops. Just plugged it in to do my first load. Tried pulling out and checking lint in vent. It seemed to over heat the first time then sat a...


After just now calling the service center it seems that unplugging the machine for 30 seconds or so will reset the control panel. The F 40 code means the signal wasn't working in the machine and resetting it solved the problem. Kind of like when you have to unplug the computer sometimes.

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Control door lock light stuck 'on'


Unplug it for 40 minutes to reset.



This advise is for Kenmore Elite and Whirlpool Duet front loader washers and dryers with a Control Lock problem.

This may or may not be an indication of a serious problem. In the majority of the cases, this is a simple operator error. Nearly all these model appliances have some sort of Control Lock feature on the front panel now. This is a designed safety feature that is used to prevent small children from manipulating the controls. The controls can be easily locked or unlocked by pressing and holding the following button on the front panel:

Whirlpool Duet Washer - Press and hold the END OF CYCLE SIGNAL button for 3 seconds.

Whirlpool Duet Dryer - Press and hold the END OF CYCLE SIGNAL button for 3 seconds.

Kenmore Elite Washer - Press and hold the DRAIN/SPIN button for 3 seconds.

Kenmore Elite Dryer - Press and hold the AUTO DRY LEVEL button for 3 seconds.

These instructions may not be all inclusive for all Kenmore and Whirlpool models, but they are the most common. Chances are, if you have a Control Lock feature, the instructions will be printed on the front panel adjacent to the button that is required to lock or unlock the controls.

NOTE: These instructions may also work for newer model Maytag, Hotpoint, Admiral and Fridgidaire model front loaders as well. Refer to your owner's manual or front panel for instructions pertaining to your sepcific model.

If the Control Lock feature will not lock or unlock the appliance, unplugging the unit for AT LEAST 30 minutes is recommended in order to reset the main control board. In many cases this is all that is required to correct momentary glitches.

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Cycle Signal Beeping


The user interface button panel has failed and will need to be replaced.

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check vents and venting. sounds like a controller problem and unfortunatly there are no resets for that type of problem

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