Discuss

Electric clothes dryer not running!

 in

Dryer Repair

. "

Acually, 5 years old. There is power going from circuit breaker through all switches (Start/Stop, Timer, door cut-off) but the

..."
 
 
Register | FAQ's | New Posts | Today's Posts | Extras
Appliance Repair Forum > Appliance Repair Help > Dryer Repair » Electric clothes dryer not running!

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 02-02-2010, 12:24 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 2
jjblum2002 is on a distinguished road
Unhappy Electric clothes dryer not running!
Model Number: LER7646EQ2   Brand: Whirlpool   Age: 1 - 5 years   

Appliance Parts from AppliancePartPros.com


Acually, 5 years old. There is power going from circuit breaker through all switches (Start/Stop, Timer, door cut-off) but the motor does not run. I want to check the thermal fuse (part AP3132867) but, according to specs, I need to remove the blower wheel (part AP2997251) gain access. How do I remove/replace the blower wheel without damaging it (or myself)?

Thanks,
JJB


Related Models
Whirlpool LER7646EQ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7646EZ0 DRYER
Whirlpool LER7646EZ1 DRYERS
Whirlpool LER7646EZ2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7646JQ0 DRYER
Whirlpool LER7646JT0 DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648KQ0 RESIDENTIAL DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648KQ1 RESIDENTIAL DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648KQ2 RESIDENTIAL DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648KQ3 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648KT0 RESIDENTIAL DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648KT1 RESIDENTIAL DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648KT2 RESIDENTIAL DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648KT3 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648PQ0 29" ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648PQ1 29" ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648PT0 29" ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7648PT1 29" ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7848DQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7848DQ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7848DZ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7848DZ1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7858AN1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7858AN2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7858AW0 Residential Dryer
Whirlpool LER7858AW1 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER7858AW2 ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8620PG0 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8620PG1 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8620PW0 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8620PW1 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8648LG0 RESIDENTIAL DRYER
Whirlpool LER8648LG1 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8648LQ0 RESIDENTIAL DRYER
Whirlpool LER8648LW0 RESIDENTIAL DRYER
Whirlpool LER8648LW1 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8648PG0 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8648PG1 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8648PQ0 29" ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8648PQ1 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8648PW0 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8648PW1 29"ELECTRIC DRYER
Whirlpool LER8857EQ0 ELECTRIC DRYER
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
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 02-04-2010, 06:44 PM
Senior Expert
APP Volunteer
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 10,815
sidfink43 has a spectacular aura about
Default

Well, not sure what specs you are referring to, but unplug the machine, take off the back and the thermal fuse is sitting right there. One screw takes it out.

Here is what it looks like.

Part number: AP3132867

Part number: AP3132867
__________________
-
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 02-04-2010, 07:38 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 10
craiglevitan is on a distinguished road
Default

Go to the parts drawing section for your model by clicking on the link. Go to section 3 and find item # 7. Appears you are right, it looks like the blower wheel will have to come out to access fuse behind it. Never seen a Whirlpool dryer where that was necessary in my 26 years but looks like you have to do just that. Sorry. Craig.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 02-05-2010, 07:55 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 2
jjblum2002 is on a distinguished road
Cool Misleading spec sheet !!!

Quote:
Originally Posted by craiglevitan View Post
Go to the parts drawing section for your model by clicking on the link. Go to section 3 and find item # 7. Appears you are right, it looks like the blower wheel will have to come out to access fuse behind it. Never seen a Whirlpool dryer where that was necessary in my 26 years but looks like you have to do just that. Sorry. Craig.
===================================
Thanks for your response. The spec sheet is really misleading - it shows the thermal fuse INSIDE the bower cover but it is really on the outside, like it should be (and is). Yawn. Sorry for wasting your time. JJB
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 02-05-2010, 08:23 AM
Senior Expert
APP Volunteer
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 10,815
sidfink43 has a spectacular aura about
Default

Glad you got to it and you did not waste our time.
__________________
-
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
Electric Clothes Dryer aspenandy Dryer Repair 5 11-23-2009 07:24 PM
Dryer keeps running when clothes are dry Bob Morgan Dryer Repair 3 07-31-2009 07:08 AM
Electric Clothes Dryer walteringram Dryer Repair 2 02-12-2008 07:01 AM
Dryer keeps running, clothes are dry. freerangequark Dryer Repair 2 01-13-2008 01:19 PM
clothes dryer keeps running pookie1954 Dryer Repair 1 08-08-2007 10:56 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:31 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