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Kenmore 90 series model 110 60902990

The dryer stopped in the middle of the cycle. The circuit breaker is ok, not tripped, I flipped it to be certain. There is no sound at all when I push the start button. I turned it off and tried again but still there is nothing. What could I check? Is there some kind of circuit breaker in the machine itself?
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There is a thermal fuse in the back of the dryer, its usually white plastic, usually with 2 lite blue wires going to it.its probally blown...you can check it with an ohm meter......but if it is blown make sure you check the vent hose to make sure it aint kinked off that usually causes them to blow. if it aint that, be sure to make sure the heating element aint shorted to the heater box.or the thermostats aint stuck....the thermal is a safety feature and something caused it to blow

Posted on Oct 24, 2008

Thanks for your ideas for the solution, but after I opened everything up, I discovered the belt broke...duh!! So when in doubt, just open it up and look!
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