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I have a Roper by Whirlpool Dryer with Mod number RED4440VQ1 on inside of door . The dryer is running

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Old 11-15-2011, 05:42 PM
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Default Dryer Runs and Heats But does not Dry.
Model Number: RED4440VQ1   Brand: Roper   Age: Less than 1 year   

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I have a Roper by Whirlpool Dryer with Mod number RED4440VQ1 on inside of door . The dryer is running and it is also heating but it takes 3 or 4 cycles for a normal load to dry completely. I have no background in this area so a detailed description of what to do would be helpful. Thanks!


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Old 11-16-2011, 09:26 AM
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Could be a vent problem

Unplug the unit and disconnect it from the vent system.
Now try a run.
If it now dries OK odds are the vent system needs checking/cleaning.
Be sure to check that the louvers on the outside of the house open correctly.

If you do not want any lint in the house.
Take a pair of pantyhose.
Put one leg into the other and then attach this to the dryer's vent.
Leave enough room so the pantyhose can balloon out like a windsock.

Both the above will let you check the temperature and the air flow.

Note: The above is not recommended for gas dryers due to carbon monoxide concerns.
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Old 11-16-2011, 10:04 AM
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