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You have either a clogged dryer vent or the silver vent that connects the dryer to the wall is crushed shut. To know for shure just find where the vent exits the house and feel how much air is coming out. Should blow pretty hard, like a blow dryer. If you have a leaf blower you can stick into the wall where the dryer vent connects and blow it out. Let me know if u need more help.. dave, www.washermd.com

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