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Dryer not starting

I have checked for power to all areas.  Had a power surge but unable to trouble shoot the actual problem.  checked the door switch and it is clicking like it is supposed to but dryer light is not coming on.  Is the problem the starter switch or the door switch

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  • kickbox2 Dec 05, 2007

    Dryer would not start... light is not on... I check everything but no luck (Dryer is only 3 or 4 year old with no history of trouble)



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  • DougEFresh Feb 15, 2008

    Same exact problem as Schoenheit's. Did u ever figure out a solution?



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When u say u checked all areas for power did u use a muti meter.. ? to make SURE u had power?

u could try jumping out the door switch to check and see if the door switch is the problem

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