dryer is too hot
Common Broken Dryer Symptoms
Learn how to repair your dryer when it’s making noise by troubleshooting common problems and parts like bearings, seals or worn belts.
Will not start
Find out how to fix a dryer that will not start, by checking a few key components, such as the heating element, high limit thermostat, or cycling thermostat
No heat or not enough heat
When your dryer is not producing any heat or not enough heat to dry clothes, inspect common parts like heating elements or fuses.
Will not tumble
When your dryer won’t tumble or turn, look at common parts to see if they may be worn or defective, like switches or belts.
The timer will not advance
Find out what can cause your dryer’s timer to stop advancing by using our list of troubleshooting tips and repair parts like cycling thermostats or timer motors.
Takes too long to dry
If your dryer is taking too long to dry your clothes,
troubleshoot common problem parts like coils, thermostats, and heating elements.
Will not shut off
Learn how to repair your dryer when it won’t shut off, by checking the most common parts that cause this symptom, like door switches or timers.
Shuts off too soon
Find out how to repair your dryer when it shuts off too soon on the auto dry setting by checking a few key components like thermostats, heating coils, or fuses.
your dryer is too hot you should start by looking at common parts to see if they may be worn or defective, like thermostats or fuses.