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I am receiving an E64 message on my dryer. What does that

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Hello, I am receiving an E64 message on my dryer. What does that mean?
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Customer: I receive an E64 message. I purchased the dyer in 2013.
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Customer: The only other thing is that the notification that the dryer cycle has stopped does not work. Otherwise all in in good order.
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Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 10 months ago.

So error E64 just means there is a problem with the heating circuit on your dryer. You'll want to confirm that you're getting 220 volts to the dryer and not just 110 volts because the dryer will run but it won't heat with 110 volts. Other than that, you'd need to take the dryer a part and use a multimeter to test continuity through the heater as well as the thermistor and thermostats. Whatever part doesn't have continuity will need to be replaced. If they all have continuity, then the control board would need to be replaced. If you don't have a multimeter, you'll want to just order and replace the heater because this is the part that commonly fails since it's a triple element and one of the coils inside typically fails on this model causing the error code to occur.

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