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Offline fdipietro

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Dryer only starts intermittently
« on: January 24, 2009, 12:33:22 PM »
My dryer does not start consitently.  The sensor dry/quiet care selector will only allow the dryer to turn on when in very specific but random sections and then the dryer will run for a few seconds or a few minutes and then stop well before the clothes are actually dry.  The lint path is completely clean including the exhaust to the outside of the house.

Any ideas?  Do I need to replace the timer?

Thanks for any help!

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Re: Dryer only starts intermittently
« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2009, 08:22:31 PM »
bad relay....guessing
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Re: Dryer only starts intermittently
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2009, 08:54:09 PM »
Sounds like timer, try pushing up,down to the side, on the timer knob while trying to start it. I move the shaft of the timer around ( kind of like mini shifting ) while it is running, if it quits you found it.

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Re: Dryer only starts intermittently
« Reply #3 on: January 27, 2009, 01:41:49 PM »
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