As our home ages, so do our appliances! We inherited our washer and dryer when we purchased our house in 2016, and who knows how long they've been here before that.
Our dryer all of a sudden stopped working. It's old school, or "vintage," a Kenmore like this one:
The three things I knew were:
I started "diagnostics" from there:
Finding that we had a broken belt, I took the following steps to look into the problem further:
Overall, the total cost was $38 and a little bit of my time. Much better than paying for a service tech to stop by! Happy DIYing.