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Element heats up... but does nothing else

I have a LEQ9030PQO, When you turn it on the heating element heats up, but will do nothing else. Could the on/off switch be defective? I took off the switch and sandpapered the terminals, but nothing.

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Steve,
Sounds like it is the motor gone bad. You are getting power to everything else. as a last ditch effort try testing the continuity of the wiring from and thru your push on switch to your motor.

If that checks "ok" then you may have to replace the motor.

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