Most dryer problems can be repaired in a short period of time with just a few basic tools and the knowledge of what is wrong with your particular appliance.
Rest assured, most dryer troubles you face, you will probably be able to diagnose yourself. Although, the help of a professional is not always frowned upon.
TIP: The first step in an appliance repair is to make sure it is unplugged to avoid safety hazards. If you try and diagnose the problem, or fix the problem and it doesn’t work call a repair technician near you!
If you have tried time and time again but the dryer doesn’t work you will need to check for any blown fuses or tripped circuit breakers. If the power is there, you will want to check the door switch, thermal fuse, thermostats, and start switch to see if one of them is malfunctioning.
My dryer doesn’t heat up!
If your dryer is not producing any heat, you need to make sure there is no blockage in the front of the dryer as airflow is essential to proper clothes drying. If this method doesn’t work, you should try checking the timer selection and more.
Why isn’t my dryer tumbling?
There are a few things that will keep the drum from tumbling, you should check the belt, the motor and all of the support parts to make sure they are not broken or worn completely out.
Why is my dryer so noisy?
Many factors can cause a dryer to be noisy, there are a lot of moving parts in a dryer that can cause noises to occur if they get worn and loose.
I do not want wrinkly clothes!
If you have put your clothing in time and time again and it still comes out wrinkly, removes clothing promptly from the dryer, dry one load at a time, choose permanent press to avoid wrinkles. It is also possible for you to rewash and dry the clothes again if they come out wrinkled.
If you have tried all of these methods but still cannot diagnose and fix the issues you are having with your dryer, don’t panic the First Aid Appliance Repair professionals are well equipped in your area and prepared to diagnose and fix your dryer on the same visit for an affordable price!