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Avoid Service Checklist - Electrolux EIED2CAQS series Use & Care Manual

Front load dryer


Solutions to Common Problems

Avoid Service 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
Electrical power cord is not securely plugged in
or plug may be loose.
House fuse blown or circuit breaker tripped.
Dryer runs but
There are 2 house fuses in the dryer circuit. If 1
won't heat.
of the 2 fuses is blown, the drum may turn but the
heater will not operate.
Drying cycle takes
Lint filter is clogged with lint.
too long, outside of
the dryer feels too
Electric dryer is connected to a 208 volt circuit.
hot or smells hot.
Drying procedures have not been followed.
High humidity.
Dryer stops during
Water tank was not emptied between cycles
a cycle and
and is full.
symbol is lit on
Excessive wrin-
Dryer is overloaded.
Items left in dryer too long.
Insufficient sorting of items.
Drying temperature too high.
Scratching or chip-
Foreign objects such as coins, pins, clips or
ping of the drum
buttons are inside the dryer.*
Permanently attached items such as belt
buckles, zippers and fasteners may be hitting
the inside of the drum.*
*Drum damage caused by foreign objects or permanently attached items is not covered by the warranty.
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.
Replace fuse.
Make sure all lint has been removed from the dryer lint
filter before starting each cycle.
Drying time will be 20% longer than drying on a 240
volt circuit.
See "Operating Instructions."
Use a dehumidifier near the dryer.
Empty water tank and continue cycle.
Do not overload. See "Operating Instructions."
Remove items as soon as cycle ends.
See "Operating Instructions."
Follow fabric care label instructions.
Always remove foreign objects from pockets before
laundering. Remove objects from drum and restart
It may be necessary to sew a scrap of material se-
curely around ornaments before drying to prevent
scratching and damage to the dryer.

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