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Hi i have a heavy duty whirl pool electric tumble dryer. It was just running and i opened the door to remove some towels and then shut the door and pressed start. it started for a moment and then stoped and will not restart agin now. there is no blown fuses in the home circuit board where the dryer is hard wired none at all. Please help

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If unit starts up after a while then your motor is bad and needs replacing. I cannot see your repyl due to some tech issue w/ the site, so it may be a day or so before I can reply again. Please leave feedback for me if appropriate. Thanks

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