We have provided the following archive of Q&A for reference purposes only. To get answers to your home improvement questions, please visit our new community forums.

Title of Question:

Kenmore 80 Series Electric Dryer Won'T Start



 

Name: tmande77  City:

Question: any troubleshooting ideas about this problem would be apprecieated the unit has power the light works. when you push the start button you hear clicking comming from the timer switch

 

Name: aaron | Date: January 9, 2005, 15:02
Answer: did you ever figure this out? I have the same problem.

 

Name: chad | Date: January 18, 2005, 11:04
Answer: I also have this problem. Please e-mail me if you find the problem or I will post a message if I find out what it is. pinger442@yahoo.com thanks

 

Name: jamesandangie | Date: January 20, 2005, 15:35
Answer: Our dryer did this...just wouldn't start. My dh had tried just about everything. I finally got online and looked around. I finally found the answer. There is a thermal fuse on the blowing unit that had gone bad. He had checked one fuse, but didn't know this one was even here. YAY! We don't have to spend $$ that on a dryer!!!

 

Name: D | Date: January 22, 2005, 9:51
Answer: We are having the same exact problem with our Kenmore 90 series. I can't find my book for my dryer. Can you tell me where to locate the fuses?

 

Name: danzil | Date: January 30, 2005, 4:53
Answer: I have problems of my own that I need answers to. The site had no place to post my question so I am posting it here. My Kenmore dryer does not give off heat when it runs. what is the problem and how do I fix it? thanks. danzil@yahoo.com 631-643-5410