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Dryer wont start

I had a flood in my basement & my dryer hasnt worked since

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In the lower part of the dryer you have wirings, the motor, and often also an elecronic module, that also works at 120V, if water had reached one of this parts while the dryer was hooked to powe, it must have caused a short.

The appliance must be taken apart by a repairman, and the part that has shorted, replaced or repaired.

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