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Will only work on time saver cycle

When you try to select a cycle it lets you push air-dry but then it automatically selects the time saver cycle and I cannot get any other cycle. It also looks like it is looking for a cycle when it just starts it does not put the time for the process immediately it has little lines that go around in a circle like it is looking for a time. Please give me an idea of what the problem is and how to solve it. Thanks Carol Bloch

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Carol, sounds like a stuck or shorted keypad on the overlay giving you problems. There has been over 13 service flashes out on this model concerning different issues. I recommend you call Sears and see if your problem would be covered under one of these service flashes. If you get a smart tech, he would be able to charge it back to the manufacturer. If you can't get anywhere with them, I will give you the part number for the overlay...Catriver..post back.

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