My mdb 9 shows no lights on panel and won't start when i push the button. not the electricity as all else in immediate area works. help plz.

Dryer just beeps, lights work, panel lights change, dryer just wont start. before this dryer worked but kept beeping thru the whole cycle. now nothing but lights.

Possible causes for your issue include:

Blown fuse
Timer or motor inoperative
Housing wiring not properly connected to dryer
Bad door switch
Faulty "Push to Start" switch

It would probably be best to have a professional pinpoint the exact defect.

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If you get a series of four rapid beeps when you push START in an attempt to start your dryer, your door switch (interlock) is defective.  I have experienced this problem before and it is a fairly simple problem to fix.  The easiest way to tell is to open the dryer door and push the door interlock in by hand.  Hold it in while pushing the START button.  If the dryer starts, then all you have is a simple problem of the door not closing properly.  If the dryer still does not start, however, replace the dryer door interlock.  The interlock should also make a definite "click" while pushing it in.  If it does not, the switch is worn out.  Some dryers have an upper and lower door interlock.  If yours is equipped with two interlocks, make sure they are both functioning and that the door is latched properly.  I have experienced problems where dryers doors with two interlocks would close at the top, but not at the bottom.  The dryer would not start as a result.  If you can provide me with your model number I can get a part number and price for you.  I can also tell you where you can get the part and provide instructions on how to replace it.  Let me know.  I hope this helps you.

first retrieve the tech spec sheet behind the toe-kick panel located near the floor and run the diagnostics if it will let you do so w/o the full operation of the keys on the pad,then if it wont the touchpad or keyboard on the front that you use to select washing options has one or more shorted keys on this membrane pad and needs replacing,its available from appliancepartspros.com for $128.56 part # AP4365077

Try switching the power off at the wall switch for a minute, then switch back on, to clear the memory.

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