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

186 Questions View all

Why does the check lent screen light blinks and the dryer doesn't work

Why does the check lent screen light stay blinking and the dryer doesn't come on at all

Answer this question I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 1
Add a comment

1 Answer

UNPLUG THE MACHINE!

Check exhaust hose for kink or clog from where it connects to the machine to where it ends. If it ends on the roof you can vac the area where it goes into the wall. On the roof, make sure that a bird or rodent hasn't built a nest in the vent pipe. Also. if there is no screen on roof vent, put one on. Vac the lint filter and the area that it is attached to. Run a vent cleaner tool. If this doesn't work, check the heating element visually. It's easy to see if it is burnt out and not hard to change. Do not try and repair the coil with a piece of wire. or twist the coiled wire together. While you are in there, vac that area, too! Last but not least...check these areas once a month (put it on the calendar!!!) especially the area where you found the problem. Hope this helps.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 0
Add a comment

Add your answer

Ruth Hebert will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 7

All Time: 194