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My Whirlpool Dry Model GGQ9858JQ1 turns off in heat mode after a few minutes

My dryer will turn off after a few minutes whenever I try to dry my cloths in a heat mode, but it runs fine when I use the air dry only mode. It doesn't matter if I use the timer mode, or More Dry/Less Dry Mode; it still turns off.
This is a Gas Dry, Whirlpool Gold, Ultimate Care II Senseon model.

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  • pfyrman1 Oct 08, 2008

    Yes, The it will turn off, eventhought the timer shows that there is time left. 10, 30 and even 60 minutes left to go. FYI, the Heater does work.

  • john gagnon
    john gagnon May 11, 2010

    do you mean the whole dryer shuts off

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HI. thanks for the question. the motor seems to be at fault here. did you clean the venting from the dryer to the outside. , did you clean the lint inside the dryer. if not do that, thanks.

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