The Kenmore Elite HE3 is 7.2 cu. ft. capacity electric dryer by Kenmore.

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My dryer won't start

the control panel works but when i hold start it beeps and shuts off. it also has a bad smell

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It's a burnt gassy smell. It's an electric dryer so I know it's not a gas leak.


Did the reset work? Is there a pattern to the beeps?


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Unplug it for 5 minutes to allow it to reset. Check the lint trap and see how it smells. What kind of smell? Musty, rotten, dead?

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