MAYTAG stacked electric dryer Repair and Service


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Caution: Always disconnect power supply before making continuity or resistance checks. An ohmmeter is an electronic device which measures resistance in “ohms”.

Electronic.

1. Problem
Dryer motor will not ran:

Cause:
- Door open.
Test Procedure:
- Dryer program LEDs will blink with the dryer door open.
How to repair/service:
- Shut door.

Cause:
- Door switch.
Test Procedure:
- With the door closed check for continuity across door switch.
How to repair/service:
- No continuity, replace door switch.

Cause:
- Wire harness.
Test Procedure:
- Check for continuity from door switch to its board input. Also check for continuity from the control board output to motor relay and from the relay contacts to the dryer motor.
How to repair/service:
- If is continuity above these parts, replace wiring harness.

Cause:
- Motor. 
Test Procedure:
- Perform motor test with test cord.
How to repair/service:
- If motor does not start, replace motor.

Cause:
- Motor relay.
Test Procedure:
- Select a dryer cycle and check for relay contact closure.
How to repair/service:
- If relay contact does not close, replace motor relay.

2. Problem
No heat:

Cause:
- Cycling thermostat (regular).
Test Procedure:
- Check continuity across cycling thermostat with the machine off.
How to repair/service:
- No continuity, replace cycling thermostat.

Cause:
- Hi-limit thermostat.
Test Procedure:
- Check continuity across hi-limit thermostat with the machine off.
How to repair/service:
- No continuity, replace hi-limit thermostat.

Cause:
- Heater or gas valve.
Test Procedure:
- Check continuity across heater or resistance reading across coil.
How to repair/service:
- No continuity, replace heater or coil.

Cause:
- Start switch (motor switch).
Test Procedure:
- Check continuity across the start switch with the dryer motor on.
How to repair/service:
- No continuity, replace start switch.

Cause:
- Wiring harness.
Test Procedure:
- Check for continuity from door switch to its board input. Also check for continuity from the control board output to motor relay and from the relay contacts to the dryer motor.
How to repair/service:
- If is continuity above these parts, replace wiring harness.

Cause:
- Heater relay.
Test Procedure:
- Select a dryer into a dry time program and check for relay contact closure.
How to repair/service:
- If relay contact does not close, replace motor relay.

Self-Diagnostics Electronic Dryer MAYTAG SE/SG 1000 Stacked Washer and Dryer (gas or electric).

This dryer is equipped with certain diagnostic functions. If certain errors in the control occur, a number followed by the letter "E" will appear in the display as follows:

"9E" - malfunction in dryer door circuit.
"8E" - malfunction in motor relay circuit.
"7E" - temperature control error (thermistor circuit fault or dryer too hot). Check vent.
"6E" - temperature control error (thermistor circuit fault or ambient temperature too cool).

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