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I TURN MY SWITCH ON FOR 30 MITUTES TO DRY CLOTHES BUT I CHECK DRYER IN 1 HOUR LATER AND IT'S STILL ON 30 MINUTES AND NOT TURNING THE DRYER OFF UNLESS I TURN IT OFF MANUAL. WHAT IS THE PROBLE? have same problem (kirkland gas dryer), but the timer/cycle knob is not moving at all. Heat is working, but dryer will keep going unless knob is manually moved to 'off' or door is opened to break the cycle. Solutions, anyone?

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  • keliam Oct 15, 2008

    will pursue that and let you know - thanks !

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It sounds like the timer motor isn't advancing. You will have to replace the timer.

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