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Lg dryer wont turn off

My dryer keeps running after the cycle, I unplug it and open the door. I have also cleaned the lint trap and the sensor but it still does the same thing when I close the door.

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    steelerzfan0 Nov 03, 2012

    BTW it is electric

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