How Do Switches Work in Appliances? | Repair and Replace

Switches are components that connect and disconnect power in a circuit. Mechanical switches have contacts that are pressed together mechanically. This includes door and other toggle switches. Thermal switches respond to heat and will disconnect power at a set temperature. In some cases these are called high limit switches, bimetal switches or thermostats. Some switches […]

Dryer Not Heating? Thermal Fuse Testing, Repair

since you can’t tell if a thermal fuse has blown out simply by looking at it you’ll need to perform a continuity test continuity tests will determine if a continuous electrical path is present in the fuse if the fuse has continuity it should be functioning properly no continuity means the electrical path broken and […]

Whirlpool Dryer Replace Thermostat & Thermal Fuse #279816

repair clinic encourages you to perform this procedure safely in this video we will show one or more of these icons to alert you when to use caution as with any repair be sure you’ve unplugged the appliance before beginning your first step is to remove the back panel disconnect the wire from the old […]

Whirlpool/Kenmore Dryer Won’t Start/Heat? Thermal Fuse #3392519

repaired clinic encourages you to perform this procedure safely in this video we will show one or more of these icons to alert you when to use caution as with any repair be sure you’ve unplugged the appliance before beginning your first step is to detach the control panel depending on your model you’ll either […]