A Frigidaire or Electrolux Dryer displays a EF3 error code when a Vent Error has been detected by the internal electronic diagnostics.
Electrolux Dryer EF3 Error Code (Frigidaire) Meaning
Maximum drying time for the selected cycle has passed and clothes are still wet.
Frigidaire or Electrolux EF3 Error Code Possible Causes
- The lint screen is clogged.
- The dryer vent is restricted.
- The vent sensor or thermistor is defective.
The list of possible causes above may assist in determining the cause of the error code. Sometimes the error code cannot be resolved easily with the information on this page. For more information that may help diagnosis the error code visit the Appliance Repair Technical Support page of this website. Contacting a trained Appliance Repair Technician is another option if the if the issue is to difficult to resolve with the information provided.
A Frigidaire or Electrolux Dryer displaying an error code can lock out the Dryer or disable it from functioning normally. In order to regain normal functionality of the Dryer the problem causing the error code will need to be resolved. Often the issue can be resolved with a simple repair or minor part replacement. This is much more cost effective and has a far less impact on the environment than a complete appliance replacement.
The information on this page may also apply to any of the following Dryer manufactures under the Electrolux brand.
- AEG Dryer EF3 error code.
- Anova Dryer EF3 error code.
- Frigidaire Dryer EF3 error code.
- Westinghouse Dryer EF3 error code.
- Zanussi Dryer EF3 error code.
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