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Kenmore elite dryer model #110.63952102 start button wont stay on everything else works

Start button wont stay on

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  • guitflam Oct 28, 2008

    I have the same problem. If I hold the switch down it still functions normally. Found a solution?

  • Anonymous Dec 29, 2008

    I have the same probelm

  • boomop135r Mar 15, 2009

    I had to hold down my button for a bit to get it to work. Now it will not even start. Just clicks!

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I have the same problem with my Kenmore Elite dryer (model#110.74992300), and I replaced both the motor and heater relay and the problem solved. You can get the relay from www.mouser.com for $3 each. The model for the relay is T9AP1D52-48. You may want to open up the dryer to verify the relay model, it is printed on the relay.

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