Social Buttons
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Kenmore Elite HE3 "E1" code

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    California
    Posts
    1

    Default Kenmore Elite HE3 "E1" code

    Model Number: 110.82822101
    Brand: Sears Kenmore
    Age: 6-10 years

    Hi Jake,
    My usual response to a flashing error code is to call the repair man but I'm going to take a stab a home repair. The dryer may never dry again after I'm through with it. . .

    MOD: 110.82822101
    SER: MM4224495
    TYPE: DADT-ELE-2406028-EL54

    E1 shows up repeatedly frequently and the clothes never seem dry after 1 cycle of drying like before. From reading some on the forum I know this indicates that I need to change the thermistor (what the heck IS a thermistor, and it seems buried deep in the bowels of the dryer. Will I EVER be able to reassemble the dryer after I change the thermi-majiger?!)

    Will you tell me what exact thermistor I need to buy for my dryer and send that fancy instruction manuel for replacing the part?

    Thanks,
    Sandra

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2004
    Location
    McMullen Valley, Arizona
    Posts
    70,002

    Default

    Hi Sandra,

    Yes, E1 means:
    Thermistor Failure. You will need to replace this.

    Here's the one for your model you can order:
    Manufacturer part#8577274 is RepairClinic item#1181075
    8577274

    Unplug your dryer first!

    You would need to take off the lower front access panel under your door, then take off the duct assembly#45, by removing the two #32 screws, and remove the #2 screw at the very bottom of the duct assembly with a bracket#11 attached to it, remove that one also. Then your thermistor is #42 on the blower housing, next to your thermal fuse#59.



    Jake
    Appliance Repair School 1987-1988
    Star Appliance Tech. 2 yrs. 1988-1990
    Wards Appliance Tech. 11 yrs. 1990-2001
    Sears Appliance Tech. 4 yrs. 2001-Oct. 2005
    Jake's Appliance Repair Nov. 2005-present

    Look-Up & Order Parts

Similar Threads

  1. Kenmore Elite HE3 won't start
    By gmbrown71 in forum Sears Kenmore
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: February 15th, 2011, 12:19 PM
  2. Replies: 1
    Last Post: July 22nd, 2010, 01:18 AM
  3. kenmore elite he3 f 11 error code
    By imprincess2h in forum Sears Kenmore
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: October 3rd, 2006, 11:54 AM
  4. Kenmore elite C970-44083 fault code
    By marika in forum Sears Kenmore
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: February 25th, 2006, 11:49 PM
  5. Kenmore Elite HE3T error code
    By edee_em in forum Sears Kenmore
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: September 7th, 2005, 12:49 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
If you feel that you have benefited from this site, and would like to show your appreciation, you can throw a buck or two in the Appliance Blog Tip Jar - Thank you!
Facebook Page: ApplianceBlog Twitter: ApplianceBlog Google+ YouTube: ApplianceBlog