Discuss

taking extended time to dry clothes

 in

Dryer Repair

. "

Originally Posted by Gene Locate the cycling thermostat (#8 on the diagram ). It has two large and two small

..."
 
 
Register | FAQ's | New Posts | Today's Posts | Extras
Appliance Repair Forum > Appliance Repair Help > Dryer Repair » taking extended time to dry clothes

Post New Thread  Reply By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com, Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 12-02-2009, 01:13 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 8
rickyyade is on a distinguished road
Default taking extended time to dry clothes
Model Number: ler8857eq1   Brand: Whirlpool   Age: 5 - 10 years   

Appliance Parts from AppliancePartPros.com


Originally Posted by Gene
Locate the cycling thermostat (#8 on the diagram). It has two large and two small terminals. Remove one of two wires from a small terminal (either one) and insulate it. Run the dryer on high heat and post the result.

Gene



HI Gene I have done what you instructed above to my Whirlpool LER8857EQ1 dryer works fine now, is the temp selector or the cycling thermostat faulty.PLEASE HELP


Related Models
Whirlpool LER8857EQ1 DRYERS
Whirlpool LER8857EQ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8857EZ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8857EZ1 DRYERS
Whirlpool LER8857EZ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8858DQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8858DQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8858DZ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8858DZ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8858EQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8858EQ1 DRYERS
Whirlpool LER8858EQ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8858EZ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8858EZ1 DRYERS
Whirlpool LER8858EZ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8875EQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Amana LES10AW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Amana LES19AW DRYER- GAS
Amana LES33AW DRYER- GAS
Amana LES34AW WASHER-TOP LOADING
Frigidaire LES389FEA Frigidaire/electric Range
Frigidaire LESR26EFE0 Frigidaire/refrigerator
Frigidaire LESR26EFE3 REFRIGERATOR
Frigidaire LESR26EFE4 REFRIGERATOR
Frigidaire LESR26EFE5 REFRIGERATOR
Frigidaire LESR26EFE6 REFRIGERATOR
Frigidaire LESR26EFE7 REFRIGERATOR
Whirlpool LET5434AQ0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LET5434AW0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LET5436AW0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LET5624BN0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET5624BN1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET5624BN2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET5624BQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET5624BQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET5624BQ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET5624BW0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET5624BW1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET5624BW2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET5624DQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET5624DQ1 DRYER
Whirlpool LET6634AN1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6634AN2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6634AQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6634AQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6634AQ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6634AW0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LET6634AW1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6634AW2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6634DQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6634DQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6634DZ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6634DZ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6638AN1 DRYER
Whirlpool LET6638AN2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6638AQ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6638AW0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LET6638AW1 DRYER
Whirlpool LET6638AW2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6638DQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6638DQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6638DZ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET6638DZ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646AQ0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LET7646AQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646AQ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646AW0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LET7646AZ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646AZ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646DQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646DQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646DZ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646DZ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646EQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646EQ1 DRYERS
Whirlpool LET7646EQ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646EZ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7646EZ1 DRYERS
Whirlpool LET7646EZ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7848AQ0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LET7848AQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7848AQ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7848AW0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LET7848AZ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7848AZ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7848DQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7848DQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7848DZ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET7848DZ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858AN1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858AN2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858AQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858AQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858AQ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858AW0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LET8858AW1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858AW2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858AZ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858AZ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858AZ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858DQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858DQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858DZ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LET8858DZ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Amana LEU108 RANGE- S/C S/I DDRAFT GAS
Whirlpool LEV4434AW0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LEV4436AW0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LEV4624BG0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LEV4624BN0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LEV4624BW0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LEV4634JQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LEV4634JQ1 RESIDENTIAL DRYER
Whirlpool LEV4634JQ2 29" ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LEV4634JT0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LEV4634JT1 RESIDENTIAL DRYER
Whirlpool LEV4634PQ0 29" ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LEV4634PQ1 29" ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LEV5634AG1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LEV5634AN1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LEV5634AW0 Residential Dryer
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 12-02-2009, 03:37 PM
Gene's Avatar
Senior Expert
APP Volunteer
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Orange County, California
Posts: 27,171
Gene has a brilliant futureGene has a brilliant future
Default

What is the original problem with the dryer?

Gene.
__________________
Appliance Repair Expert in Orange County, California.

Order Appliance Parts with 365-Day Hassle Free Return Policy - AppliancePartsPros.com
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 12-02-2009, 07:13 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 8
rickyyade is on a distinguished road
Default Whirpool dryer model # LER8857EQ1 takes long to dry a load

Dryer takes a long time to dry a load , it appears that dryer not heating at high heat . Checked heater element,dryer themal fuse using ohm meter have continuity on both parts. checked breaker panel and cleaned vent .found instruction you posted 11/24/09

[Locate the cycling thermostat (#8 on the diagram). It has two large and two small terminals. Remove one of two wires from a small terminal (either one) and insulate it. Run the dryer on high heat and post the result.]

When one of the small terminal was removed from the cycling thermostat, I then ran dryer on high heat .worked great .Is the cycling thermostat or temp selector faulty
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com
 
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Dryer Taking ALONG TIME to heat up boris_the_blade Dryer Repair 1 02-22-2010 07:50 AM
Dryer taking a long time to dry cloths rchomestead Dryer Repair 1 06-17-2009 07:45 AM
Dryer taking long time to dry mbfogarty@comcast.net Dryer Repair 0 04-25-2009 04:12 PM
Gas oven taking long time to heat up NancyPearl Oven Repair (including Ranges and Cooktops) 0 12-09-2008 11:47 AM
whirlpool gas dryer taking a long time to dry mifisher Dryer Repair 4 12-04-2008 05:19 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:44 AM.

The content on this web site is for informational purposes only and is not intended to replace an on-site diagnosis from a qualified appliance service technician. By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com , Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17