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dryer (Whirlpool LEN2000JQ!0) just quit working....timer is

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dryer (Whirlpool LEN2000JQ!0) just quit working....timer is still clicking, start button clicks, but machine will not start. Where do I start to troubleshoot?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 5 years ago.

Hi,Welcome to Just Answer, My name is XXXXX XXXXX forward to helping you today.


you need to check your thermal fuse, unplug the dyer and pull it away from the wall remove the back panel and the thermal fuse will be on the blower assembly, # XXXXX on this diagram heres a link where you can order it and there a video on how to test it, this is your issue. hope this helps, thanks Bryanit

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Finall7y had a chance to replace the ther5mal fuse on the above dryer, replaced fuse, cleaned out vent hose and still nothing...I can hear the timer running, and when the gtimer is placed in the off position, i CAN HEAR IT CLICK OFF...BUT IN THE NORMAL OPERATING POSITION...THE DRYUER DOES NOT RUN..
Expert:  Bryan replied 5 years ago.
okay give me a few to see what else it could be.
Expert:  Bryan replied 5 years ago.
Check your door switch is the little black part that the door hits broken off?