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The airflow indicator will not light up on my dryer, maytag

Customer Question

the airflow indicator will not light up on my dryer
JA: What's the make and model of your dryer? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: maytag bravos xl and its 2 or 3 years old
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: only if its easy
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: the estimated time starts at 38 minutes. It then takes longer to dry the clothes.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 month ago.

Thanks for counting on us to help with your appliance problem. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you!

Expert:  Kelly replied 1 month ago.
  1. Can you pull the dryer out and remove the vent hose and see if anything changes, please?
  2. May I please have your model number so I am able to provide you with accurate, model specific information?
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I can't move it. Model number is *****
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 month ago.

If you turn it on and go outside to where it vents out, can you feel the air flow?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I can.
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 month ago.

Is the air flow pretty strong?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I'd say its medium to full.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Please call me!
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 month ago.

I sent the phone option. It sounds to me like you have an air obstruction inside the dryer.

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