Kenmore  Dryer  with Electronic Controls - 110 Models

These error code explanations can help you diagnose a problem with your Kenmore dryer with a model number beginning with 110.  For repair how-to help, visit the PartsDirect repair help section, which includes repair help for dryers, other major appliances, lawn and garden equipment, garage door openers, vacuum cleaners and more. You can also search for owner’s manuals and find dryer replacement parts

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Error Code Condition Check/Repair Shop Parts
PF Power failure A power failure occurred during the cycle. Restart the cycle. If this code appears frequently, check the power cord and the electrical outlet.
Power cord
E1 Thermistor failure Unplug the dryer and then check the resistance of the thermistor (temperature sensor). It should measure about 10,000 ohms at room temperature. If the thermistor is defective, replace it.
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Thermistor
E2 Thermistor failure Unplug the dryer and then check the resistance of the thermistor (temperature sensor). It should measure about 10,000 ohms at room temperature. If the thermistor is defective, replace it.
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Thermistor
E3 User interface control panel and main electronic control board mismatch This code appears if a replacement control part is incorrect. Check the part numbers of the user interface (control key panel) and the main electronic control board. If the part is incorrect part , replace it with the correct part.
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User interface, Main electronic control board