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My kenmore dryer will run then stop after a few minutes

My dryer will make a buzzing sound and a burnt smell in the air

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This sounds like it is overheating all driers have a thermatic switch that will kill the drier if it over heats, probably wouldnt hurt to call out a repairman from sears on this one.

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