Dead Dryer

This first section of videos will show you how to diagnose a dead GE electric dryer.

How to take a GE Dryer apart.

Check Outlet

How to test and replace the timer.

How to check and replace high-limit thermostat.

How to test and replace idler pulley spring switch.

How to test and replace start switch.

How to test and replace motor.

How to test and replace door switch.

How to test and replace power cord.


GE/Hotpoint dryer not tumbling.

This section of videos will help you diagnose a dryer that is not tumbling.

How to check the belt.

How to check front bearing.

How to check rear drum bearng.

A bad motor can also cause a dryer not to tumble. See the motor test video for more info.


Dryer not heating

This section of videos will help you to diagnose a non-heating dryer. Be sure to check timer, wall outlet, and power cord also.

Check and replace temperature selector switch.

Check and replace thermostats.

How to test heating element.

How to restring heating element.

How to check motor switch.


Dryer Noises

If your dryer is making noises, check blower wheel, rollers, idler pulley, and belt.