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Gas Dryer - Not Operating - No Power

Possible Solutions

Has a household fuse blown or circuit breaker tripped?

Electric dryers use 2 household fuses or circuit breakers. Make sure both fuses are intact and tight, or that both circuit breakers have not tripped. You can test the breaker by turning the breaker off and then back on. Replace the fuse(s) or reset the circuit breaker(s). If the problem continues, call an electrician.

Gas dryers use 1 household fuse or circuit breakers. Make sure it is intact and tight, you can test the breaker by turning the circuit breaker off and then back on. Replace the fuse(s) or reset the circuit breaker(s). If the problem continues, call an electrician.

Is the correct power cord used?

Plug power cord into a grounded 3 prong outlet. Check the outlet by plugging in a lamp, or other type of device. Do not use an extension cord.

Check to see if a household circuit breaker or Ground Fault Circuit Interrupt (GFCI) outlet has tripped. If so, reset the circuit breaker or Ground Fault Circuit Interrupt. If the dryer is on a fuse box, check to see if a fuse has blown and replaced it, if necessary. If the problem continues, call an electrician.

NOTE: It is recommended that a separate circuit serving only your dryer be provided. Use an outlet that cannot be turned off by a switch.

Is the Controls Locked Status Light On (some models)?

If the Controls Locked status light is on, depending on your model press and hold the Cycle Signal or Steam Refresh button for three seconds. This will turn off the Controls Locked feature.

If the control is locked, the entire control panel is inoperable. On most models, if the control is locked, there will be a small "lock" or button that is illuminated. 

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