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Offline cklassen

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Kenmore HE5 Dryer blowing thermal fuses
« on: August 27, 2013, 08:43:28 AM »
I'm working on a Kenmore HE5 dryer that keeps blowing thermal fuses on the blower housing. I've had the customer get their venting redone as it was a mess and replaced the heating element as suggested by a Sears tech, in case it was shorting out. The customer says when I put a new thermal fuse in she can do a couple of loads of laundry and then it gets really hot and then blows the fuse. Any suggestions?

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Re: Kenmore HE5 Dryer blowing thermal fuses
« Reply #1 on: August 27, 2013, 06:17:36 PM »
with no model number ?

Cycling Thermostat or thermistor..or blower wheel ok? venting well?
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Offline cklassen

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Re: Kenmore HE5 Dryer blowing thermal fuses
« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2013, 06:37:03 PM »
Model #11087727701. I had the customer get their venting setup changed and there is lots of air coming out of the vent outside. Can you test the cycling thermostat and how?

 

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