Not Starting
Whirlpool 27 Inch Gas Dryer



Learn How To Fix A Not Starting Whirlpool 27 Inch Gas Dryer 

If your Whirlpool 27 inch gas dryer is not starting. You will need to check the following parts until you find out the part that needs to be replace to fix the dryer.

Here I am going to give you a brief description of the parts you need to check, and below you will have the links to the pages with the videos that will show you how the repair is done.


The wall outlet: You will need to check the wall outlet to make sure that there is electricity in the outlet before checking anything else in the dryer. Watch the video below to see how this is done.

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Taking the dryer part: The first thing you will need to learn to be able to easily repair your dryer is how to take it apart and how to put it back together again properly. Once you learn how to do that, the repairs will be very easy to do.

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The start switch: If the contacts inside of the start switch won’t close to complete the motor circuit, the dryer will not do anything in any of the cycles.

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The Door switch: This switch is connected in series with the motor circuit and if the door is open or the switch is bad, the dryer will not do anything in any of the cycles that you try it on.

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The Belt switch: This switch is connected in series with the motor circuit and if the door is open or the switch is bad, the dryer will not do anything in any of the cycles that you try it on.

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The thermal fuse: The thermal fuse is a safety device used to open the heating circuit to stop the dryer from heating if the temperature inside of the drum surpass 196 degrees Fahrenheit. The manufacturer recommends that the operating or cycling thermostat be replaced if the thermal fuse blows out.

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The timer: If the contacts inside of the timer won’t close to complete the motor circuit, the dryer will not do anything in any of the cycles.

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The motor checking: If the motor is not starting and won't run, the dryer is not going to do anything. The motor needs to run to turn the tumbler and to complete the heating circuit.

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You will need to make sure to watch the videos a few times until you know how to fix a not starting Whirlpool 27 inch gas dryer. Never assume that a part is bad without checking it and make sure it is bad before replacing it.

Another thing that you need to do is to learn how to check, remove and install the parts before starting to buy replacement parts.

Make sure that the company that you buy parts from give you a good return guarantee in case that you may need to return any parts.

We recommend Repair Clinic because they give you a 365 days hassle free return guarantee   Click here to check it out  

Also take the purchase slip and the old part and put them in the box of the new part so in case you need to return any parts you will know where the box and the slip are.











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