Whirlpool dryer not starting at all. The thermal cutoff fuse controls the dryer’s heating element.
Whirlpool dryer not starting at all.
Whirlpool dryer not starting at all. If the lights are on but the dryer will not start there are several possible causes and this may be a difficult problem to troubleshoot if you don't have access to a volt/ohm meter. If you find that the dryer is not starting due to a thermal fuse failure, you will need to replace the thermal fuse. The thermal cutoff fuse controls the dryer’s heating element.
Try to press the start button and listen closely to your dryer. This piece ensures that the dryer does not overheat. The instructions below from diyers like you make the repair simple and easy.
A motor breakdown prevents the dryer from starting. Whirlpool dryers may not turn on at all due to a blown fuse or a power issue. Whirlpool electric dryers are good, reliable machines, and most problems can be fixed by replacing a part.