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Dryer doesn't run on it's own or heat

Dryer does not stay running on it's own. When you hold down the button it will run but not heat. (I tried duct tape, but did not dry the load) We had a repair person come in who said we needed a new motor. It is still doing the same thing that it was before. He did not fix anything.

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  • whittinc May 11, 2010

    When I tape the start button down it will run and dry clothers. I changed the relay for the door because it was broken - but it did not fix the problem. Any suggestions. Thanks!

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Remove end caps on console by pulling top part forward remove the screws under each end of console and roll console back AFTER UNPLUGGING POWER under console next to timer is a control bd to right are 2 black relays 1 with blue wires 1 with red try switching the relays if dryer stays running replace relay if not most likely the control bd especially if you see burnt spots on bd

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