Frigidaire Clothes Dryer Error Fault Codes – How To Fix & Clear Error Codes







Frigidaire Dryer Error Fault Codes help you diagnose a problem with your Frigidaire dryer. Frigidaire Dryer Error Fault Codes are shown on your dryers display to help you troubleshoot the problem with your dryer. Our error codes below will help you to identify what is wrong with your Frigidaire dryer. Once you have identified the error code, this will tell you which part is causing the issue. You can then check the part in question and clean or replace it if needed. Frigidaire dryer help videos are here if needed.

Frigidaire Clothes Dryer Error Fault CodesFrigidaire Clothes Dryer Error Fault Codes

NOTE: On Frigidaire dryer models that do not have a digital display… the four indicator lights on the dryer = DryingCool DownWrinkle RidClean Lint Filter… will flash a light a certain number of times to indicate the first digit of the error code. The start light will flash a certain number of times to tell the second digit. The Start light will flash 10 times for the letter A. The Start light will flash 11 times for B. The Start light will flash 12 times for C. PLEASE NOTE: The above flashing lights information is for a Frigidaire dryer that DOES NOT HAVE A DIGITAL DISPLAY. If your Frigidaire dryer has a digital display and shows an error code… see below.








Frigidaire Dryer Error Code = E AF
Error Condition = Electronic Control Board Failure
Check or Repair = Remove the dryer from power for 10 minutes to try and reset the main control board. Apply power back to the dryer. Start a test dry cycle to see if the error has cleared. If the error code comes back then replace the electronic control board.
Repair or Check Parts = Electronic Control Board

Frigidaire Dryer Error Code = E 10
Error Condition = Electronic Control Board – Communication Error
Check or Repair = Remove the dryer from power for 10 minutes to try and reset the main control board. Apply power back to the dryer. Start a test dry cycle to see if the error has cleared. If the error code comes back then replace the electronic control board.
Repair or Check Parts = Electronic Control Board

Frigidaire Dryer Error Code = E 11
Error Condition = Electronic Control Board – Communication Error
Check or Repair = Remove the dryer from power for 10 minutes to try and reset the main control board. Apply power back to the dryer. Start a test dry cycle to see if the error has cleared. If the error code comes back then replace the electronic control board.
Repair or Check Parts = Electronic Control Board

Frigidaire Dryer Error Code = E 12
Error Condition = Electronic Control Board – Communication Error
Check or Repair = Remove the dryer from power for 10 minutes to try and reset the main control board. Apply power back to the dryer. Start a test dry cycle to see if the error has cleared. If the error code comes back then replace the electronic control board.
Repair or Check Parts = Electronic Control Board

Frigidaire Dryer Error Code = E 24
Error Condition = Thermistor Error (Temperature Sensor)
Check or Repair = Remove the dryer from power. Use a multi-meter and check the resistance of the temperature sensor (thermistor). The thermistor should measure 50,000 ohms. If it does not show the correct ohms then replace it.
Repair or Check Parts = Thermistor

Frigidaire Dryer Error Code = E 25
Error Condition = Thermistor Error (Temperature Sensor)
Check or Repair = Remove the dryer from power. Use a multi-meter and check the resistance of the temperature sensor (thermistor). The thermistor should measure 50,000 ohms. If it does not show the correct ohms then replace it.
Repair or Check Parts = Thermistor

Frigidaire Dryer Error Code = E 4A
Error Condition = Long Exceeded Drying Time
Check or Repair = The normal dry time for the drying cycle has exceeded the time limit. This error code shows a problem with the heating system. Remove the dryer from power and check the heating element if electric or gas burner components if it is a gas dryer. Replace faulty parts.
Repair or Check Parts = Heating System Components









Frigidaire Dryer Error Code = E 5B
Error Condition = No Heat To Dryer
Check or Repair = Remove the dryer from power. Check the heating system and components. If you have an an electric dryer be sure to check the circuit breaker to see if it has tripped. If you have a gas dryer be sure that the gas supply cut off valve is completely open.
Repair or Check Parts = Heating System Components

Frigidaire Dryer Error Code = E 68
Error Condition = Key Stuck On The Electronic Control Board
Check or Repair = If the stuck key cannot be freed or fixed by attempting to adjust it then replace the electronic control board.
Repair or Check Parts = Electronic Control Board

Frigidaire Dryer Error Code = E 8C
Error Condition = Frequent High Limit Thermostat Tripping
Check or Repair = The high limit thermostat will trip if the dryer exceeds the heat limit. Check the exhaust vent for any clogs of lint. The dryer may heat constantly if a relay on the electronic control board is stuck in the closed position. Replace the electronic control board.
Repair or Check Parts = Electronic Control Board

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If you need assistance with an error code on your Frigidaire Dryer, please leave a comment below and we will be happy to assist with troubleshooting the issue or giving you the definition of an error code not listed on this page.











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{ 30 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Henry Brown March 7, 2017 at 4:53 pm

My Frigidaire front load dryer will come on only for a few mins then shuts off and says EF1. What does this code mean?

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2 JoAnn March 5, 2017 at 10:49 pm

My Affinity dryer has LOC code on.
How do I get it off or clear it?

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3 Alan Fischer January 26, 2017 at 4:28 pm

My dryer reads “door open” even though the door is shut. Because of that it doesn’t allow you to do anything else.

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4 Todd January 21, 2017 at 11:08 pm

Affinity dryer has E02 fault code. Dryer burner does not light. What does this code mean?

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5 Dixie Jones January 21, 2017 at 3:20 pm

My Code was EF1…. not listed anywhere.
Our dryer repair guy could not find that code listed anywhere on his reference material.
He could however see it on the digital display on the dryer as he scrolled through so we were not imagining things.
End result was we had our dryer vent cleaned-that was the problem.
Our vent comes outside on the roof (stupid design) where you have to have a professional clean it (no way to do it yourself).
There are very few furnace companies around here that will do that because it is too dangerous and they need special equipment and insurance.
This is common with newly built houses that have laundry facilities on the second floors.

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6 Dixie January 16, 2017 at 10:01 pm

Digital display says “EFI” call service. Model CFSE5115PA Fridgidaire
Dryer begins, heats and then shuts off after approx 6 mins with the above message and a continuous beeping sound. After checking the dryer vent on the outside of the house(with the dryer running), there appears to be no air being forced out the vent. Inside the drum, on the back wall, part of the area where the heats comes from is black in color and the surface feels burned/rough to the touch.

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7 Sara Boyd January 15, 2017 at 8:01 pm

Error code E61. It started after we had the heat coil or something like that replaced. I read something about maybe a fuse of some sort not being strong enough but really have no clue. And maybe, if u do respond, please feel free to explain and give directions to me as though i am a 3 year old. I wont be insulted at all. Thank you.

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DIY Project Help Tips 8 DIY Project Help Tips January 20, 2017 at 11:02 pm

Sara Boyd,
You will need a multimeter….

E61
Heater Relay failure

Heater relay stuck open or closed – Wiring defective

Check for short circuit across heater relay (RL5, RL6, RL7) or L1 applied to heater relay output(s) (J5-2, J7-1, J7-3) with cycle stopped.
Check for open circuit between L1 and heater relay connection(s) (J5-1, J5-3, J7-2).
If no wiring problems are found, replace Electronic Control Board and retest.
-RR

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9 eric petersen December 22, 2016 at 12:18 am

Model #ffsg5115pao
Error code = E66
Replaced Thermal limiter on the burner.
Dryer worked again for 15 min the tripped the limiter again.
Is the Thermal limiter the same part on the burner side and the blower side?
What would be causing it to trip?
Exhaust is clear, and everything has been cleaned out.

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10 a carleton December 21, 2016 at 1:27 am

My frigidaire dryer says error code “COL” and won’t start.

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11 Adrian Hatfield December 11, 2016 at 4:01 pm

I have the error code E9E, but can find no reference to it.

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12 Brony December 3, 2016 at 4:22 pm

Our Frigidaire Dryer says Error E67.
Do you know what that error message is?
It then ran with heat and said error E64.
Which I see is the heating panel but our is getting hot.

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13 LeaAnn November 28, 2016 at 2:57 pm

Our Affinity dryer is stopping 15-30 minutes into a timed cycle. There is no error code displayed – just the time left in the cycle – but the 3 little lights on the right side under the display continuously flash. It doesn’t feel like it’s heating while it does run. When it stops I can hit cancel and start the timed cycle again and it will run but again only for 15 minutes or so. Any ideas on what the problem might be?

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14 Patti November 2, 2016 at 12:21 am

My Frigidaire front loader dryer won’t start.
I get a “dr” message with top 4 lights flashing.

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DIY Project Help Tips 15 DIY Project Help Tips November 2, 2016 at 8:42 pm

Patti,
Frigidaire Front Load Dryer error code DR = door error
Make sure there is nothing blocking the door.
Check the wiring from the door switch assembly to the control board.

The dryer may have a control board failure.
The relay that controls heat can burn the terminals for the wiring.
Inspect these relay connection by removing the front control panel.

Also… try setting the machine to the fluff/air dry setting and try starting the dryer.
If the dryer starts in air fluff, then you need to check the connections on that relay.
On some Frigidaire Front Load Dryers, the dryer will still run in fluff mode if the board is faulty.

-RR

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16 Chuck Abshagen October 15, 2016 at 3:27 pm

Frigidaire Affinity dryer runs about 30 seconds then shuts down and displays error code E91.

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17 Rachel October 12, 2016 at 12:48 am

My Frigidaire affinity dryer is displaying the code E 64 and isn’t heating up? What could it be?

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DIY Project Help Tips 18 DIY Project Help Tips October 12, 2016 at 8:50 pm

Rachel,
The Frigidaire affinity dryer displaying error code E64 means the HEATING ELEMENT is bad or not connected.
This is why the dryer will not heat.
Remove and replace the dryer heating element.
-RR

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19 Heather Turner September 24, 2016 at 8:52 am

E 64 error code.

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20 Peggy Hahn September 21, 2016 at 12:13 am

My Frigidaire dryer (gallery series) Runs for approx. 10 minutes then an error code Ad comes on. Then it stops and all the lights flash, also noticed no heat! Any ideas?

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DIY Project Help Tips 21 DIY Project Help Tips September 21, 2016 at 8:52 pm

Peggy Hahn,
The Frigidaire dryer showing code “Ad” indicates the auto dry cycle has been selected.
The dryer control is trying to determine the needed dry time.

The Estimated Drying time for the cycle selected will be displayed for 5 minutes.
The code “Ad” is displayed until the Estimated Drying Time for your specific load has been determined.

Here is what you can do to fix the Frigidaire dryer AD error code:
Clean the sensor bar in the dryer drum.
Use rubbing alcohol and get any build-up of lint or debris off the sensor bar.

-RR

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22 Joanie September 19, 2016 at 1:30 am

My Frigidaire affinity dryer keeps telling me error code e68. Does anyone know how to fix this?!

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DIY Project Help Tips 23 DIY Project Help Tips September 19, 2016 at 9:55 pm

Joanie,
Error code e68 on a Frigidaire affinity dryer indicates a stuck key on the dryer control panel.
You can try replacing the control board overlay if you believe there is a STUCK KEY.
If there is no stuck keys, the control board itself should be replaced.
You can sometimes fix the stuck key be removing the overlay and adjusting it.
Are you getting any blinking lights with the error code e68?
-RR

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24 Lisa Wilson September 16, 2016 at 10:29 am

Frigidaire dryer error code E66. What does the error mean? How can I fix this myself?

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DIY Project Help Tips 25 DIY Project Help Tips September 16, 2016 at 2:37 pm

Lisa Wilson,
The Frigidaire dryer error code e66 means there is an issue with the dryer door lock switch assembly.
Check that the door is shut properly.
If so, there could be a wiring issue within the door that connects to the main controls.
The door switch circuit must be closed for the motor to operate.
A faulty door switch may be the issue.
The door switch can be checked with a meter.

When your dryer will not run, then another issue could be the thermal limiter/fuse.
-RR

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26 Donald Bertsch September 12, 2016 at 9:18 pm

Frigidaire clothes dryer has code E61 after 10 minutes. Can you tell me what is wrong and how to fix it?

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DIY Project Help Tips 27 DIY Project Help Tips September 12, 2016 at 10:50 pm

Donald Bertsch,
Frigidaire clothes dryer error code E61 = Heater Relay failure
Heater relay stuck open or closed or Wiring defective.
Check for short circuit across heater relays or heater relay output with cycle stopped.
Check for open circuit between L1 and heater relay connection.
If no wiring issues are found then replace Electronic Control Board and retest.
-RR

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28 Marjorie August 27, 2016 at 11:23 pm

What does it mean when it says “Ad” and the drying, cool down, and extended tumble lights are flashing?

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29 Bryan Jacobs July 23, 2016 at 1:54 pm

Frigidaire dryer with code “E64 call for service”

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DIY Project Help Tips 30 DIY Project Help Tips July 26, 2016 at 8:17 pm

Bryan Jacobs,
Frigidaire Affinity dryer is beeping at you and giving you the “E64 CALL SERVICE” business…
Most likely you have a bad heating element.
Check wiring and heating element for faults.
-RR

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