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LG Dryer Doesn't Heat

DLE7177WM

The 5 most common part(s) or condition(s) which contribute to the symptom Dryer doesn't heat are listed below. Check or test each item and watch any available videos. If you are still unable to solve the problem you may need to do additional research and troubleshooting. Remember, with our 365 Days. Period.® return policy you can return any part for any reason. So, go ahead and buy it to try it. No other parts retailer offers this unconditional return policy.

For the symptom you selected, these are the most common parts or causes, ordered by the likelihood of fixing the symptom.

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Thermal Fuse - Part # 1268366 Mfg Part # 6931EL3003D

Thermal Fuse

RepairClinic Item # 1268366

If the dryer doesn't heat, but the drum turns, check the thermal fuse(s). The thermal fuse protects the dryer from overheating and helps to prevent fires. If the thermal fuse is blown, it will have to be replaced.

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Heating Element Assembly - Part # 1377645 Mfg Part # 5301EL1001J

Heating Element Assembly

RepairClinic Item # 1377645

The heating element assembly on an electric dryer can burn out over time. If the dryer doesn't heat, the element assembly should be checked for continuity. The heating element assembly cannot be repaired and must be replaced if defective.

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High Limit Thermostat - Part # 1268363 Mfg Part # 6931EL3001E

High Limit Thermostat

RepairClinic Item # 1268363

Although not common, if the dryer doesn't heat the high limit thermostat can be defective. It can be checked for continuity. If the thermostat is "open" the dryer doesn't heat.

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High Limit Thermostat - Part # 1268364 Mfg Part # 6931EL3002A

High Limit Thermostat

RepairClinic Item # 1268364

Although not common, if the dryer doesn't heat the high limit thermostat can be defective. It can be checked for continuity. If the thermostat is "open" the dryer doesn't heat.

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Main Control Board - Part # 1359864 Mfg Part # 6871EL1013A

Main Control Board

RepairClinic Item # 1359864

The main control board is normally not at fault when the dryer doesn't heat. Check all of the other components in this troubleshooting guide before replacing the main control board. The main control board cannot be tested easily and must be replaced if it is defective.

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