Whirlpool Dryer Thermistor WP8577274

Whirlpool Dryer Thermistor WP8577274

Part# WP8577274
Whirlpool Dryer Thermistor WP8577274 is located on top of the blower wheel housing next to the thermal fuse. You may need to replace the thermistor if the dryer is giving you the F23 error code or the dryer is not heating.

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Used Price: $13.95 | Buy Used

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Questions For Part WP8577274

How do I test the thermistor?

I would like to know how to check the thermistor on my dryer to see if it's good or not.

You test the thermistor with an ohm/volt meter. First remove the two wires plugged in to the thermistor. Check the resistance of the thermistor with your meter. The resistance values of the thermistor will be different depending on the temperature. The values should be in the ranges listed below:
(50°F) 19.9 ohms
(60°F) 15.3 ohms
(70°F) 11.9 ohms
(80°F) 9.2 ohms
(90°F) 7.4 ohms
(100°F) 5.7 ohms

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