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Whirlpool gold gas dryer model GGW9868KQ0 .

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Whirlpool gold gas dryer model GGW9868KQ0 .
Panel lights not coming ON--Drum lite working ..No beeps ..Drum turns freely.. Ran load last nite. No problem..NOW NOT GETTING ANY RESPOSE..WHAT DO YOU THINK...I AM VERY HANDY..
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  John replied 7 years ago.

Hi thanks for the question.

Pull the bottom panel off theres two clips at each corner .Check to see if the belt is broken it can be the problem.

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
BELT IS NOT BROKEN .WHAT NEXT
Expert:  John replied 7 years ago.
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Thermal fuse (disposable, one time fuse) - Made by Whirlpool. 2 terminal thermal fuse. Fits most Whirlpool/Kenmore dryers. Fuse is located on the exhaust duct. This fuse cannot be re-set. Replace if open (no continuity between terminals).

Part Number: AP3133489
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On the right side of the blower housing look for this thermal fuse , Its a common patr to fail It caused by poor air flow.Pull the plug and join the two wires together.If it starts replace the thermal fuse.

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
JUMPED WIRES NO JUICE AT EITHER END .NO PANEL LITES NO POWER JUST DRUM LITE COMING ON HOPE I AM NOT PAYING SO FAR??? WHAT NEXT
Expert:  John replied 7 years ago.

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Electronic board
Part Number: AP3841286 made by WHIRLPOOL

 

If theres no panel lights check the main board for a burn mark on the circuit board.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
NO BURN MARKS EVERY PLUG TIGHT EVERY THING LOOKS BRAND NEW.TESTED A FEW MORE TIMES NO PANEL LIGHTS NO BEEPS
Expert:  John replied 7 years ago.

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THERMISTOR
Part Number: AP3919451 made by WHIRLPOOL
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This is the last part in the dryer that could do that.