Whirlpool Dryer Error Codes
The owners of Whirlpool washers should know that if something goes wrong with the machine, it will help. The manufacturers equipped the machines with a display that shows special error numbers. It saves the owner`s time. The owner does not need to spend time finding which machine`s part went faulty.
Error codes for Whirlpool dryers:
This code can be shown when a power failure occurs. Push the ‘Start’ button in order to continue the cycle. Then, stop it for clearing the display. If there are repeated power failures, examine an outlet cord of the appliance.
This er. code shows that an open outlet thermistor is detected. Unplug the appliance. Then, check the thermistor resistance (the norm is about 10,000 ohms). If it is damaged, have it replaced.
This error shows the outlet thermistor, which is electrically shorted. To deal with the problem, unplug the appliance and then unplug the thermistor’s resistance. It should reach about 10,000 ohms. If it is damaged, have it replaced.
The system finds an inlet sensor of temperature, which is electrically shorted. Unplug the dryer. After this, check the thermistor resistance. It must be about 50,000 ohms. If the inlet thermistor is damaged, replace it. Remember: the thermistor is combined with the thermostat of the high-limit.
In this case, clean lint from the lint screen. If you apply fabric softener sheets, wash it with water and a brush in order to get rid of the fabric softener buildup. Remove any clogs from the exhaust air duct system to the outside of your home.