Dryer error codes
If your dryer has a digital display, the dryer flashes an error code if something goes wrong.
Below are common error code tables for the most popular brands of dryers, along with an explanation of what the code means, possible repair parts you might need and DIY advice. You'll find Kenmore dryer error codes as well as codes listed for other popular dryer brands such as Whirlpool, GE, Maytag, Frigidaire and Samsung.
Visit Sears PartsDirect’s repair help section for more DIY advice for dryers, other major appliances, lawn and garden equipment, garage door openers, vacuum cleaners and more. To find the owner’s manual or a complete list of replacement parts for your appliance, search for your model number.
A rattling noise or lack of air flow through the dryer could indicate that the blower wheel is damaged. Follow the steps in this repair guide to replace the blower wheel in your dryer.
If the dryer heats initially but then stops heating, the problem is usually the gas valve coils. This step-by-step guide explains how to replace the gas valve coils in a gas dryer.
If your dryer isn't drying clothes, it could be the lint screen is clogged with fabric softener. See how to wash the lint filter to get your dryer drying again.
Learn how to repair broken, frayed or damaged wires in your appliances.
See where you should look when trying to locate the model tag on a kitchen or laundry appliance.