Solutions to Common Problems
Service Prevention Checklist
Before calling for service, review this list. It may save both time and expense. The list includes common
occurrences that are not the result of defective workmanship or materials in this dryer.
Dryer does not start.
Dryer runs but won't
Drying cycle takes too
long, outside of the
dryer feels too hot or
Electrical power cord is not securely plugged
in or plug may be loose.
House fuse blown or circuit breaker tripped.
Thermal limiter tripped.
Dryer has been programmed to temporarily
perform a repeating demo cycle.
There are 2 house fuses in the dryer circuit. If 1
of the 2 fuses is blown, the drum may turn but
the heater will not operate. (electric models)
Gas supply valve is not open (gas models).
Dryer does not have enough air supply to
support the burner flame (gas models).
LP gas supply tank is empty or there has
been a utility interruption of natural gas (gas
Lint filter is clogged with lint.
Exhaust duct requirements have not been
Electric dryer is connected to a 208 volt
Drying procedures have not been followed.
Outside exhaust hood or exhaust duct may
be clogged or restricted.
Make sure the plug fits tightly in wall outlet.
Reset circuit breaker or replace fuse.
Make sure electrical line is not overloaded and the
dryer is on a separate circuit.
Call authorized service person for replacement.
To return to the factory default settings, select RESET
in set prefs under the options scroll buttons.
Check to make sure supply valve is open. See INSTAL-
LATION INSTRUCTIONS for procedure.
See INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS.
Refill or replace tank.
Dryer should heat when utility service is restored.
Make sure all lint has been removed from the dryer lint
filter before starting each cycle.
Exhaust duct must be at least 4 inches in diameter and
made of rigid or semi-rigid metal.
When in place, the duct must have no more than
two 90° bends and must not exceed length listed in
Drying time will be 20% longer than drying on a 240
See "Operating Instructions."
Clean out any obstruction.
Use a dehumidifier near the dryer.