Model Number: FEX831FS1
You go to turn the dryer on and no tumbling occurs but you hear a slight hum sound.
This more than likely a weak motor (unless something is stuck in the blower wheel).
What Can Be Done To Get By Until Repair Is Done:
Sometimes you can still get the unit to run by opening the door holding down the door switch and giving the drum a turn with your hand. This unit turns counterclockwise.
Difficulty Of Repair:
Time To Repair:
1.5 – 2 hours
Cost Of Parts:
Motor part no. 134196600 $159.38 at SearsPartsDirect.com
Steps To Repair:
This is not recommended for inexperienced technicians.
Call a professional on this one.