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Dryer will not start.. Here clicking sound when i push start button but nothing happens

Dryer just stopped working... Dryer was set on high and lint screen was full. Dryer will not start. Checked the heater coil which I changed less than a year ago it is fin all connections good. I here clicking noise when i push start button but nothing else..

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  • Anonymous Oct 11, 2008

    I cleaned all the lint screen and the back and it still wont work.

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Did you clean the lint screen and replace? Also - all lint should be cleaned from back of dryer and the duct...many dryer manufacturer have safety sensors that will not light dryer due to there being too much lint, not enough air flow...(safety feature) ...

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