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Offline Penguin45

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Whirlpool Tumble Dryers
« on: November 21, 2008, 04:11:59 PM »

Meanwhile, over on UKWhitegoods:

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i have installed two of these now and fitted a side ducting kit on both. they work fine on timed dry but never switch off on sensing dry. has any one had this problem ?

Any pointers as to what he should be looking for?

Thanks,
Penguin45.

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Offline RegUS_PatOff

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Re: Whirlpool Tumble Dryers
« Reply #1 on: November 21, 2008, 07:34:24 PM »
Depending on Model Number, during Sensor Dry, the Timer will not advance until the Operating Thermostat opens, which may be delayed if (on Electric Dryers), the incomimg voltage is low. (208v, etc)

There are replacement Heater Coils for such voltages.
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Re: Whirlpool Tumble Dryers
« Reply #2 on: November 22, 2008, 01:33:23 PM »
Thanks for that - I have passed the info on (with credits, of course!).

Penguin45.