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Bryan, Home Appliance Technician
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Hi, my samsung dryer wont start when i press the start button

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Hi, my samsung dryer wont start when i press the start button dv203aes/xac. i have replaced the fuses 35amp; any suggestions?


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can you reach in and spin the drum by hand and tell me if it has resistance like the belt is good or does it spin to easy like the belt broke ? this has a belt safety switch in it and it the belt breaks the dryer wont start.

Customer: replied 4 years ago.

hi Bryan,


yes, alot of resistance.

okay. what has happened is the thermal fuse inside the dryer has blown. you need to replace it. Manufacturer Number DC47-00015A you will need to order that in Canada the US company's don't ship there, thanks and best wishes, Bryan
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Customer: replied 4 years ago.


your very welcome. have a great day !