I have a coin-op Inglis dryer (model TO-81001) which has a switch for permanent press, regular and delicate cycles. It came with the house and only the delicate cycle has ever worked. Lately I noticed that i had to do a load twice to dry the clothes properly.
I removed the switch and noticed it had years of thick dust/dirt build-up. After cleaning it all three cycles started to work, however during testing the temps were reversed - delicate was hotter than pp/reg. I thought maybe the front of the switch was backwards (the back piece indicates the top), so i flipped it over. However during the second test i had delicate heat but the pp/reg was only about 80F. I flipped it back but there was no change. Now my pp cycle is giving heat, but cool air when i try regular or delicate. Does this sound like its the switch that is defective or the thermostat?
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