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GE Dryer sometimes it drys and other times stays cold

Sometimes it dries the clothes at other time it never gets hot to dry them.

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If it's a Harmony, you have a bad blower motor. If other than Harmony, you could have loose wires to the main terminal block (where the power cord connects) or an intermittent circuit breaker. Model number would be helpful...

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